PROGRAM PRINCIPLES

Inclusive and equitable growth

Generate a shared community vision for the future to guide change and promote inclusive, equitable, and sustainable development.

Community cohesion and sense of place

Promote cross-cultural empathy, social cohesion, civic engagement, and community identity by connecting diverse populations through place-based storytelling, public art, and participatory planning and design.

Cultural preservation

Foster a strong and inclusive sense of Buford Highway’s rich heritage by cataloging community assets and aspirations through ongoing community engagement.

Economic development

Recognize local immigrant-owned businesses as engines of economic resilience and support continued multi-generational investment and entrepreneurship.

Mobility and public health

Advocate for improved safety, mobility, and accessibility to transform a dangerous corridor into a safe, connected, complete street.