A key challenge to building any affordable housing in Decatur is that the cost of land inside the city limits is now tops $1 million per acre. That, coupled with extremely high costs for labor and construction materials, makes it difficult to keep the finished product affordable to most metro residents. Continue reading Decatur’s affordable housing dilemma
Someone said on Twitter that 2021 really came in with that “hold my beer” energy and they were not wrong.
I don’t think I need to tell anyone reading this how crazy things have been.
People have developed all kinds of coping mechanisms and hobbies during the pandemic. For me, when the outside world gets too much, I garden.Continue reading “Waiting for spring”
Out of the hundreds (thousands) of organizations seeking your donations today, I can think of none that deserve your money more than those working on housing insecurity in Atlanta.Continue reading “#GivingTuesday: Five nonprofits working on housing security in ATL”
Your daily(ish) reminder to make sure you are registered to vote by December 7 if you plan to vote in the January 5 U.S. Senate runoffs.Continue reading “Georgia: Register to vote by Dec. 7”