By Collin Kelley
Editor
Thousands turned out for the inaugural weeks of Art on the BeltLine, featuring installations, art pieces, sculpture, poetry and more. While the performances are finished, the outdoor exhibition on the west and east sides of the 22-mile Atlanta BeltLine loop remain until October.
In other BeltLine news, the Atlanta Development Authority and  the BeltLine project were recognized as the Nation’s Best Bond Deal of 2009 by the Council of Development Finance Agencies, a national association dedicated to the advancement of development finance concerns an interests.
Hunton & Williams LLP served as bond counsel for the City of Atlanta and the ADA.
The second annual Atlanta BeltLine Night at the Braves is on Thursday, Aug. 5. The Braves are scheduled to play the San Francisco Giants at Turner Field at 7:10 p.m.
The BeltLine Partnership will join other organizations that support the Atlanta BeltLine at information booths and tables set up to educate the public before and during the game in Monument Grove at the entrance to Turner Field. Half of the proceeds of all of the $12 tickets you purchase at beltline.org will directly benefit the Atlanta BeltLine.
For more information and a list of regularly scheduled neighborhood meetings and workshops on the BeltLine, visit www.beltline.org.

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.