A rendering of one of the new canopies at the Domestic terminal at Hartsfield-Jackson.

A recent rash of carjackings and a home invasion in East Lake has put the community on high alert, according to a report from Decaturish. The East Lake Security Patrol said there have been at least six incidents in the last two weeks.

Kroger is in talks with Fuqua Development to anchor a retail center at 1299 Northside Drive, a 12.5-acre site next door to the IKEA in Atlantic Station. According to Bisnow, Northside & 17th is being developed in a joint venture with The Ardent Cos. The project would include space for a grocer, restaurants, a bank, retail and a self-storage facility.

As part of the ongoing construction projects at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport, preparation for the installation of canopies across the North and South roadways will require the overnight closure of additional lanes of traffic beginning tonight, March 29. A portion of the North outer roadway will be closed shortly after 9 p.m. and will reopen at 5 a.m. on Thursday. Drivers using the North roadway will be diverted to lanes closest to Domestic Terminal North. Additional Atlanta police officers will be on duty to help ensure smooth traffic flow.

Collin Kelley

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.