Local Leaders Visit Fort Mac

On Monday, March 26, local leaders visited Fort Mac to learn more about the Fort McPherson property and the plans for its redevelopment. Executive Director Brian Hooker, Councilmember Joyce Sheperd, Board Member Sondra Rhoades-Johnson, and Fort Mac LRA staff toured East Point Mayor Deana Holiday Ingraham, Council Member Marci Collier Overstreet from District 11.    …

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Fort Mac Hosts U.S. Army’s 335th Signal Command Training

For more than 125 years, Fort McPherson served the U.S. Army. Since its closure in 2011, the base has continued to hold a place in the hearts of former residents and workers. As the vision for a mixed-use community at Fort Mac takes shape, Fort Mac LRA is pleased to continue to support the Army…

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Q&A with Peggy Still Johnson

Name: Peggy Still Johnson Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/peggystilljohnson Twitter: @PeggySJohnson What is your relationship to Fort Mac? I am thrilled and honored to be part of the redevelopment team as Macauley’s Art and Philanthropic Director helping and guiding the arts, outreach, events and philanthropic fundraising for Fort Mac. I feel as if all my life and career experiences…

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Q&A with ArtLanta’s Tyree Smith

Name: Tyree Smith Twitter: @tyreesmithrsc Instagram: @tyreesmith What is your relationship to Fort Mac? I am partnering with Fort Mac to bring art and creative events as a type of inclusive community engagement stage for the surrounding areas. I want to bring art, shows, events that are inclusive to creative and surrounding areas. What excites…

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mArtket Mondays at Fort Mac Kicks Off Monday, Feb. 12, 2018

Come enjoy food truck treats, along with visual and performing arts, music, local vendors and more! Join us for mArtket Mondays at Fort Mac beginning Monday, Feb. 12, 2018. As promised, we have retooled our previous “Lunch at the Mac” food truck events to make these even more enjoyable experiences for the community. Previously held…

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Macauley Investments Presents Preview of Master Plan for Fort Mac

On Wednesday, January 24, Fort Mac LRA Master Development Partner Macauley Investments presented an early view of the master plan in progress at a public meeting hosted by the Community Engagement Subcommittee. Developed following months of input from the community, the plan was well received and stimulated additional ideas and feedback that are shaping the…

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Celebrating a Year of Successes and an Exciting 2018 Ahead!

Dear Fort Mac Friends and Family- As we enter into 2018, I am filled with enthusiasm about the tremendous progress and momentum we achieved in 2017 at Fort Mac. Last year we celebrated a number of milestones that created tremendous momentum heading into this year, including: Partnering with Macauley Investments to build upon the work…

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