Courtesy Atlanta International Auto Show

A new high-rise apartment tower overlooking Piedmont Park plans to break ground this summer, according to a report from the Atlanta Business Chronicle.  Lennar Multifamily Communities is behind the 26-story tower at 195 13th Street, which will have 300 apartments.

The Atlanta International Auto Show returns for its 35th anniversary at the Georgia World Congress Center on March 22-26. There will be over 500 new and preproduction vehicles on display, as well as events, special appearances and more. For more information,

Chattahoochee NOW will hold a community cleanup at Standing Peachtree Park on March 18 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at 2556 Ridgewood Road NW. Volunteers should meet at the picnic shelter, where tools and gloves will be provided courtesy of Park Pride. For more information:

Collin Kelley has been the editor of Atlanta Intown for two decades and has been a journalist and freelance writer for 35 years. He’s also an award-winning poet and novelist.