WEND’s General Body Mary Zoom Meeting

May 1st, 2020|Comments Off on WEND’s General Body Mary Zoom Meeting

You are invited to WEND's General Body Zoom meeting. When: May 5, 2020, 07:00 PM Eastern Time Register in advance for this meeting here. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining [...]

Historic West End Tour of Homes 2020

January 21st, 2020|Comments Off on Historic West End Tour of Homes 2020

Historic West End Tour of Homes 2020 SATURDAY, JUNE 27 @ 5-10PM Join us for the Historic West End Tour of Homes 2020. An evening stroll of open homes, a gallery, and a museum in [...]

WEND, DCP, and the Office of Cultural Affairs are Excited to Announce Artists

December 27th, 2019|Comments Off on WEND, DCP, and the Office of Cultural Affairs are Excited to Announce Artists

WEND, Department of City Planning, and the Office of Cultural Affairs are excited to announce that Craig Singleton and Elaine Stephenson have been chosen to design murals at two intersections along White Street for the [...]

WEND’s Holiday Soiree 2019

November 8th, 2019|Comments Off on WEND’s Holiday Soiree 2019

Our best-kept secret is out of the bag! We are pleased to announce WEND’s Holiday Soiree 2019. Join us December 7, 2019, 7:00-11pm at Wild Heaven Brewery & Gardens 1010 White St. for an evening [...]

WABE on the West End

November 2nd, 2019|Comments Off on WABE on the West End

From WABE Atlanta read about the West End, Past and Present... One of the oldest homes in Atlanta is about a mile and a half south of downtown in a community called the West End. [...]

West End bungalow renovation took teamwork and patience

November 2nd, 2019|Comments Off on West End bungalow renovation took teamwork and patience

West End bungalow renovation took teamwork and patience, owner says. Emi Piez originally thought she would buy a turnkey house. When she saw the eclectic and historic homes in Atlanta’s West End neighborhood, with its [...]

The West End Is A ‘Front Porch Community’

November 2nd, 2019|Comments Off on The West End Is A ‘Front Porch Community’

The West End MARTA station is more than just a stop for commuters. It’s a hub of sorts. Located at the bustling intersection of Ralph David Abernathy Boulevard and Lee Street. The trains that pass [...]

Only In Atlanta : West End

November 2nd, 2019|Comments Off on Only In Atlanta : West End

The West End has as strong a sense of self as it does of community. Despite all the change that has happened in the neighborhood in the past few years, the neighbors remain committed to [...]

KIDS HALLOWEEN PARTY

October 11th, 2019|Comments Off on KIDS HALLOWEEN PARTY

Join us on October 26th, 4-7pm for our kids Halloween Party at Firehouse NO. 7. There will be food, games, prizes and more. Who will win the best costume contest?

Atlanta Streets Alive

September 16th, 2019|Comments Off on Atlanta Streets Alive

On Sunday, September 29, 2019, from 2:30 pm - 6:30 pm, the Atlanta Bicycle Coalition activates Atlanta Streets Alive - Southwest, connecting 7 neighborhoods spanning from Cascade Avenue along Ralph David Abernathy Boulevard to Georgia Avenue. We'll close the streets [...]

August Yard of the Month

September 16th, 2019|Comments Off on August Yard of the Month

August Yard of the Month goes to...... The Rittle Family at 436 Holderness St. This beautiful landscaping was done by the new owners. Another WOW.  Great job guys!!! Thanks for making our curbs beautiful. A special [...]

11th Annual Candlelight Concert

July 30th, 2019|Comments Off on 11th Annual Candlelight Concert

Join West End Neighborhood Development (W.EN.D.) & WEND Foundation for "An Evening Under the Stars", our 11th Annual Candlelight Concert, presented by Citizens Trust Bank. This special evening will be headlined by R&B sensation Eric Roberson. Bring your [...]

Bulk Pick-up Changes

March 22nd, 2019|Comments Off on Bulk Pick-up Changes

Starting April 1, all bulk pickups by The city of Atlanta's Department of Public Works must be scheduled. There is a maximum of 12 scheduled bulk pick-ups per year. If you require more bulk pickups, there will [...]

WEND Porch Party

February 19th, 2019|Comments Off on WEND Porch Party

Please join us for our first Porch Party of the year. March 9, 2019 6-10pm. Please bring a lite bite or beverage to share. WEND Porch Party 695 Peeples St. SW March 9th, 6-10PM

Paid Interns Wanted

January 13th, 2019|Comments Off on Paid Interns Wanted

We received grant funding from the Community Foundation of Greater Atlanta for the West End YouWork Youth Internship program! We will be connecting 15 youth (ages 14-18) in the Washington cluster of schools (Brown MS, [...]

Marta Improvements

October 24th, 2018|Comments Off on Marta Improvements

Marta has allocated almost half a billion dollars in station improvements, making our bus schedules more timely, etc. Send project suggestions, maintenance concerns to NPU-T transportation chair, Lisa Stines at lisa.stines@hotmail.com

Soccer in the Streets comes to West End Train Station

October 24th, 2018|Comments Off on Soccer in the Streets comes to West End Train Station

Atlanta United Foundation and the City of Atlanta Collaborate with Soccer in the Streets to expand Station Soccer at West End Train Station! This is a free soccer program for youth. Adults can participate in pick games as [...]

September Yard of the Month

September 21st, 2018|Comments Off on September Yard of the Month

September's Yard of the Month goes to a home tucked away on the North side of RDA. Jessica and Johnathan at 388 Atwood St get this months award. Jessica and Johnathan moved in about 4 [...]

August Yard of the Month

August 20th, 2018|Comments Off on August Yard of the Month

August Yard of the Month goes to...... Helene N Eric Connolly at 1240 RDA.  Would you believe every single one of those flowers in the garden came from Lowe’s on CLEARANCE?!!!  This beautiful landscaping was done by the owners. [...]

WEND Beautification Committee Cleans the Off Ramps at I-20 & Lowery

June 21st, 2018|Comments Off on WEND Beautification Committee Cleans the Off Ramps at I-20 & Lowery

Thanks so much for your continued efforts! Our WEND Beautification committee cleans the off ramps at I20 Lowery. You guys are the best!

June Yard of the Month

June 15th, 2018|Comments Off on June Yard of the Month

JUNE Yard of the month goes to Brenda Hubbard at the top of Beecher street Ms. Brenda has lived in the West End since the 70s. Her grass is always manicured nicely, but these colorful [...]

WEND 10th Annual Candlelight Concert Featuring Chante Moore

May 31st, 2018|Comments Off on WEND 10th Annual Candlelight Concert Featuring Chante Moore

"A Night Under the Stars" Presented by Citizens Trust Bank Join West End Neighborhood Development (W.EN.D.) for "An Evening Under the Stars", our 10th Annual Candlelight Concert, presented by Citizens Trust Bank. This special evening will be [...]

May 2018 Yard of the Month Winner: Vernon Davis at 450 Langhorn!

May 13th, 2018|Comments Off on May 2018 Yard of the Month Winner: Vernon Davis at 450 Langhorn!

Congrats to May 2018 Yard of the Month Winner, Vernon Davis at 450 Langhorn! If you’ve walked the “original” beltline trail, you’ve seen this landscaping. It is BEAUTIFUL! A special thanks to our sponsor for yard of [...]

Yard of the Month: April 2018

April 11th, 2018|Comments Off on Yard of the Month: April 2018

Congratulations to Scott and Keri Toney at 897 Beecher Street for winning Yard of the Month - April 2018! A special thanks to our sponsor for yard of the month: West End Ace [...]

Atlanta Bicycle Coalition has awarded the Historic West End with the Blinkie Award

February 10th, 2018|Comments Off on Atlanta Bicycle Coalition has awarded the Historic West End with the Blinkie Award

The Atlanta Bicycle Coalition has awarded the Historic West End with the Blinkie Award for being a Bike-friendly Neighborhood! #WestEndBestEndATL