July 1, 2015

Positive Change Task Force

In response to our neighborhood’s desire to make a positive difference in our city after the riots, MRIA has charged a small task force with finding one goal that’s doable within one year and achieving it. […]
July 1, 2015

State Center Update

Caroline Moore from Ekistics, a development company involved with State Center, provided a history of this public-private venture. Projected to generate an additional $6 million in tax revenue, this privately financed project has the full support […]
July 1, 2015

Mt. Royal Avenue Streetscape Project

At June’s Board Meeting, Caitlin Doolin, bicycle pedestrian coordinator at the City Department of Transportation (DOT) provided an update on the Mt. Royal Avenue streetscape project, that will resurface, recurb, and install a bicycle lane, plus […]
July 1, 2015

Festival Grants Awarded

Using proceeds from last fall’s Festival on the Hill, Bolton Hill Nursery has awarded grants to the following organizations for projects that benefit the neighborhood: Wilson-Mason Alley Gating & Greening, Corpus Christi Church, Midtown Academy, Mt. […]
July 1, 2015

Revamped Band Concert a Big Success

On June 6, hundreds of neighbors convened in Arnold Sumpter Park for BoltonStock, this year’s new version of the neighborhood’s traditional summer band concert. On an absolutely perfect evening, the sweet sounds of Caleb Stine & […]
July 1, 2015


By Nell O’Hara I can’t distract my eyes, From the cake over there, It was supposed to be a surprise, But do you think I care? It’s pink, frilly icing, Three stories tall, I can’t wait […]