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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Fifth Annual Fort Mac Fall Festival

The 5th Annual Fort Mac Fall Festival entertained members of the community on Saturday, Oct. 14, 2017. Hosted by Council Member Joyce Sheperd and the Fort Mac LRA Community Engagement Subcommittee, the Fall Festival was a great success thanks to our many volunteers; our wonderful sponsors, East Point, Fulton County, WellStar, and Red Rock Global,…

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Fort Mac LRA Hosts Three-Day Master Planning Working Session

On Friday, Oct. 6, 2017, Stephen Macauley gave opening remarks to a crowded room full of stakeholders intent on bringing the Master Planning Process to a productive head. The three-day working session kicked off with Executive Director Brian Hooker describing Fort Mac LRA’s goals and Fort Mac LRA as a catalyst for the Southside of…

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Q&A With Tiffany Charesse

Name: Tiffany Charesse Facebook: tiffanycharesseart IG: tiffanycharesse What is your relationship to Fort Mac? Fort Mac is very dear to me and my family. My father was in the military, so we went there to shop for groceries, we hit the PX for school clothes, and the bowling alley for some good ol’ fashioned family…

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Fort Mac Fall Festival

Fort Mac Fall Festival is back Saturday, October 14 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., thanks to the office of Council Member Joyce Sheperd and our Community Engagement Subcommittee. Join us for a day of family fun. Tour the property, participate in the costume contest, listen to local musicians and more.

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Master Planning – We Need Your Input

Thanks to all who came out to our community input session at Fort Mac LRA on Wednesday September 27. If you weren’t able to join the session, we still want to hear from you! Atlanta City Design Studio will host an activity space for community members during its public hours. Beginning on Thursday, September 28th through Friday, October…

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Tyler Perry Studios: now hiring

Our neighbors at Tyler Perry Studios have sent over the following job descriptions. All qualified individuals are welcome to apply. To apply, please send your resumé to Mr. Tracey Mosley with the Urban League of Greater Atlanta at tmosley@ulgatl.org.   Paralegal JD TPS JD – Director of Stage and Backlot Operations Open Position TPS JD – Manager…

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