Georgia State’s Planning Atlanta

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At first glance, Georgia State University’s Planning Atlanta: A New City in the Making, 1930s–1990s may appear a purely academic project, but the website is a treasure trove for neighborhood activists. By poring over maps, oral histories, and historic images, locals can gain a deeper understanding of generations of their community’s built and social environments.

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This article originally appeared in our September 2015 issue.

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