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Dec 2, 2014 at 4:35 AM

(ATLANTA BUSINESS CHRONICLE) -- Atlanta's SkyView Ferris Wheel will be around for at least another year.

The city council voted unanimously Monday to renew the agreement that allows the 20-story Ferris wheel to operate in downtown...
Dec 2, 2014 at 4:30 AM
The city council voted unanimously to renew the agreement that allows the Ferris wheel to operate in downtown Atlanta.
Jul 19, 2013 at 3:07 AM

ATLANTA -- Crews are now investigating in south Fulton County, where a car drove into the bedroom of a home. 

Fairburn police dispatchers said the incident was in the 5400 block of Skyview Drive SW, just south of Wallace...
Jul 16, 2013 at 5:19 PM

ATLANTA -- You wouldn't think a giant ferris wheel would sneak up on people, but it seems to have surprised a lot of people downtown.

"I didn't even know that they had a Ferris wheel right there. I was just shocked they had a Ferris...
Jul 16, 2013 at 3:54 AM

ATLANTA -- Here are the top local and national stories that will keep you in the know for Tuesday, July 16. Start your day being informed on today's news.

1. SkyView Ferris Wheel opens today! 

You wouldn't think a giant...
Jul 15, 2013 at 8:37 AM

ATLANTA - The new SkyView Ferris Wheel opens for the public -- weather permitting, of course -- on Tuesday.

The wheel sits in the parking lot of the Tabernacle at the corner of Centennial Olympic Park Drive and Luckie Street, directly...
Jul 11, 2013 at 3:59 PM

ATLANTA -- The wait is almost over. After weeks of weather delays, SkyView Atlanta says it will be open on Tuesday. 

Crews are working to install the last section of the ferris wheel. After that, SkyView says it will have to install...
Jul 11, 2013 at 7:39 AM
The SkyView Ferris wheel is under construction at Centennial Olympic Park in downtown Atlanta.
Jul 9, 2013 at 11:18 AM

ATLANTA -- The Skyview Ferris Wheel, being erected in downtown Atlanta, won't be opening this Friday, officials said.

According to Jason Evans with the group running the attraction across from Centennial Olympic Park, the ongoing...
Jul 8, 2013 at 8:35 AM

ATLANTA -- Construction is moving forward on Skyview Atlanta, a 20-story ferris wheel being built downtown in a parking lot across from Centennial Olympic Park.

Operators were hoping to launch during the Fourth of July weekend, but...
Jun 26, 2013 at 6:58 PM

ATLANTA -- The SkyView Atlanta Ferris Wheel will not open in time for the July 4th weekend as originally planned.

Discovery of a Georgia Power duct below the Tabernacle Parking Lot, where the Ferris wheel will be housed, will now mean...
Jun 5, 2013 at 7:00 PM


ATLANTA -- Employment at Atlanta's new, 20-story-high ferris wheel drew almost 1,000 job seekers to the Omni Hotel: Downtown on Wednesday evening. 

The attraction, Skyview, will open to the public in the parking lot adjacent to...
Jun 3, 2013 at 1:51 PM

ATLANTA -- Now that the Atlanta City Council has voted to allow the 20-story Ferris wheel, SkyView Atlanta, be placed near Centennial Olympic Park, Atlanta Partners, LLC is looking to hire 50 employees to staff the attraction.

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May 20, 2013 at 4:09 PM
The Atlanta City Council has voted to allow a 20-story Ferris wheel to be placed in downtown Atlanta.
May 20, 2013 at 1:04 PM
Images of Ferris Wheels in other major cities. (Courtesy SkyView Atlanta)