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Banna Grocery, where a shopkeeper was fatally shot in February 2012.

Street Snapshots

Scenes from the Boulevard corridor.
updated 06.15.12

  • Banna Grocery, where a shopkeeper was fatally shot in February 2012.
    Banna Grocery, where a shopkeeper was fa…
  • Banna Grocery at the corner of Howell and Irwin streets. Shopkeeper Suhrid Das was fatally shot here in February 2012.
    Banna Grocery at the corner of Howell an…
  • There are no full-service grocery stores in the Boulevard corridor. Most residents shop at convenience stores such as Boulevard Lotto & Groceries near the Village of Bedford Pines.
    There are no full-service grocery stores…
  • There are no full-service grocery stores in the Boulevard corridor. Most residents shop at convenience stores such as Triple Food, at Boulevard and Gartrell.
    There are no full-service grocery stores…
  • Residents and businesses fund the Old Fourth Ward Patrol, which hires off-duty cops to patrol the area adjacent to Boulevard. Wingate Management donated $10,000 to the patrol as part of its Year of Boulevard commitment.
    Residents and businesses fund the Old Fo…
  • An abandoned and boarded up apartment building on Boulevard.
    An abandoned and boarded up apartment bu…
  • Most Wingate properties on Boulevard have signage such as this.
    Most Wingate properties on Boulevard hav…
  • With dozens of buildings covering many city blocks, the Village of Bedford Pines is the highest concentration of federally subsidized housing in the Southeast.
    With dozens of buildings covering many c…
  • Boulevard runs along a high ridge that provides an exceptional view of downtown Atlanta.
    Boulevard runs along a high ridge that p…
  • A sculpture honoring Martin Luther King Jr. is a distinctive landmark at the intersection of Boulevard and Freedom Parkway.
    A sculpture honoring Martin Luther King …
  • Boulevard runs through the King Historic district. Martin Luther King Jr. grew up a few blocks off Boulevard.
    Boulevard runs through the King Historic…
  • There are numerous historic structures, such as this wooden house at the corner of Boulevard and Old Wheat Street, in the Boulevard corridor. The area is one of Atlanta\
    There are numerous historic structures, …
  • City on a Hill Community Church on Boulevard.
    City on a Hill Community Church on Boule…
  • Windows on this vacant apartment building on Irwin Street, across from Banna Grocery, are boarded and bolted.
    Windows on this vacant apartment buildin…
  • Boarded-up houses and apartment buildings are common sights in the area.
    Boarded-up houses and apartment building…
  • Hope-Hill Elementary school is on Boulevard, a street long notorious for drug dealing.
    Hope-Hill Elementary school is on Boulev…