CID Member Spotlight: Matthew Oppenheimer

This month’s CID Member Spotlight is on Matthew Oppenheimer, Secretary-Treasurer of the CID and Director of Acquisitions Halpern Enterprises, Inc as he forges partnerships with tenants through turbulent times. View the Spotlight

CID Member Spotlight: Jimmy Ellis

This month’s CID Member Spotlight is on Jimmy Ellis, Chairman of the CID and President of Jim Ellis Automotive Group as he navigates his company and community through turbulent times. View the Spotlight

CID Board Adopts Its First Mobility Master Plan

After a year in the works, the CID board adopted its first Mobility Master Plan. With eight priority projects identified, the plan will guide our efforts to improve transportation conditions for businesses and community members alike. Stay tuned for more to come on specific projects.

Capital Projects to Help Keep Our Community Growing

After a year of planning, the CID has identified a series of capital projects that will help keep our community growing. From sidewalks to interchanges, these improvements will help businesses and residents alike. Stay tuned in the coming weeks on these exciting efforts.

One Step Closer to Future Transit

One (baby) step closer to future transit! Last week the CID Board approved a local contribution that will help access state funds to identify transit station locations along the Top End of I-285. The effort brings 7 cities and 4 CIDs in this important, regional effort. City of Smyrna, GA Government City of Brookhaven, Georgia […]

Growth and Development Coming to the Area

Our Executive Director, Malaika Rivers, recently moderated a panel for the Atlanta Commercial Board of REALTORS. Take a look to learn more about the growth and development coming to the area from experts including @Kyle Jenks (Parkside Partners), Taylor Smith (Terminus CRE), Lily Pabian. Watch the video   We Love BuHi City of Doraville, Georgia […]

CID Member Spotlight: Vince Riggio

The CID is fortunate to have strong #leaders. Find out how one, Vince Riggio, is steering his tenants, teams, and #retail #community during these especially disruptive times. See more on Linkedin

How CIDs Help Strengthen Community Resiliency

Hear how CIDs help strengthen community resiliency from our Executive Director, Malaika Rivers. She shares her thoughts along with Emory Morsberger on ways CIDs are responding to the Coronavirus Pandemic. View the webinar.

The CID is 1 year old today!

The CID is 1 year old today! In that time we’ve developed a logo, launched a website, and commissioned a community-wide Mobility Master Plan. We’re also looking out for future impacts on area businesses as the state plans the Top End Express Lanes.

Georgia DOT rolls out latest plans for I-285 toll lanes

Jan 29, 2020, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution