Fort Mac Selected as Location for FDA Laboratory at Former Forces Command HQ Building: 350 High-Paying Jobs Planned for the Transit-Oriented Development

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) will relocate its Atlanta operations to the former Fort McPherson Forces Command Headquarters building, bringing approximately 350 high-paying scientist and staff jobs to the site. The LRA will sell the building to Easterly Government Properties, Inc. (NYSE: DEA), which will in turn renovate and lease the building to the…

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Community Turns out for Transit

Fort Mac LRA, The Collaborative Firm and Pond Host Walking Audits to Inform Transit Connectivity and Access Study On Saturday, March 9, 2019, members of the community joined with Fort Mac LRA, The Collaborative Firm and Pond to conduct a walking audit of present and future connections to the Lakewood-Fort McPherson and the Oakland City…

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Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms Stops By Fort Mac

Recently we were delighted to be joined by Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms at the Fort Mac LRA office. It was an honor and a great surprise to have her as our guest during our team’s holiday celebration. We are grateful for her taking the time to come see the exciting things happening here, and to…

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Fort Mac LRA, A2D, and Invest Atlanta Team Up to Offer High-Speed Fiber Access to Fort Mac Businesses, Residents and Neighbors

With the support of a $410,000 grant funding from Invest Atlanta, Fort Mac LRA has entered into a public-private partnership with A2D to build an Open Access Fiber-to-the-Premise Network. The all-fiber optic network, called “eCommunity Fort Mac” will enable multiple service providers to deliver enhanced broadband services, at gigabit speeds, to all Fort Mac facilities….

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Fort Mac CES Votes in Favor of Rezoning and Housing Proposals

We are tremendously grateful for the active involvement and overwhelming show of support the community demonstrated at the October Community Engagement Subcommittee (CES) meeting, tour, and vote. We recognize that this support reflects the TRUST that has been placed upon us as the Authority, and we do not take that lightly. We will continue to…

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