Latest Programs and Initiatives
The work of CAP and ADID includes a broad range of innovative programs and public-private partnerships focused on the economic development, the physical environment and the marketing of Downtown Atlanta.
After a full year of planning and meeting, mapping and imagining, Central Atlanta Progress and the Atlanta Downtown Improvement District's blueprint for the next fifteen years of growth and change Downtown was adopted by Atlanta City Council. Implementation plans are now underway.
Through agreement with the City of Atlanta, ADID plays an active role in the daily management of Woodruff Park, and, thanks to a Heart of the Community grant from Southwest Airlines, the Park is experiencing something of a renaissance. Stop by to enjoy new furniture and banners, the Game Cart, and free community programs April-October.
CAP manages this neighborhood branding effort.Anchored by Centennial Olympic Park, the Centennial Park District is Downtown Atlanta’s premiere entertainment district. Featuring entertainment venues, restaurants, lounges, hotels, professional sports teams, businesses and residential homes, the Centennial Park District’s unique experiences make it the ideal escape from the routine.
Clean, safe, and easy to use, the Atlanta Streetcar is a great way to explore the hidden gems within Downtown's neighborhoods, from the Centennial Park District to the King Historic District. You can now purchase fare using the Streetcar's mobile ticketing app, available in the iTunes store and on Google Play.