BUILDING HEALTHY SUSTAINABLE COMMUNITIES

TBCI BUILDING CULTURES


BUSINESS

Locate new community based retail and business development at St. Mark’s Church at Brawley Drive and Cameron Alexander Boulevard. Implement an open air market in St. Mark. Implement plans to apply the Retail Market Analysis Recommendations projection for 5,000 additional square feet of retail to be developed in the next five years.

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FAMILY

Acknowledge, Stabilize and Strengthen neighborhood assets by supporting property tax relief grants, and permanent anti-displacement policies to protect homeowners from potential property tax increases and renters from property owner excessive rental rate increases which lead to displacement. Build a healthy, safe and clean English Avenue Brawley/Alexander business district.

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THE BUILDING MODALITY

THE MISSION of The Beloved Community, Inc is to build healthy sustainable communities. TBCI builds around seven (7) cultures of the world that impact communities: government, education, entertainment, media, religion, business, family. The building is through partnerships and collaboration.

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MISSION
The Beloved Community Inc.(TBCI) mission is building healthy and sustainable communities. Its focus in Atlanta is in  westside English Avenue.   We are implementing the vision for the English Avenue Brawley/Alexander business district as defined in the community's adopted Westside Land Use Framework Plan. www.westsidefuturefund.org  Atlanta City Council officially adopted the Plan December, 2017. As a partner in the Westside Future Fund Summit, TBCI embraced and promotes  the Fund motto BUILDING THE BELOVED COMMUNITY: AN ALTERNAIVE TO GENTRIFICATION,

PARNERSHIPS AND COLLABORATION
In 2017 TBCI launched the community building tool of partnership and collaboration. TBCI members requested and won the commitment of then Mayor Kasim Reed and Commissioner Tim Keane to bring the City Studio to St. Mark, English Avenue. This work led the way to adoption of the National Night Out Project 365. Bringing together a broader base of residents, community partners, businesses, and public agencies TBCI advanced its capacity to build the vision for the Framework Plan Brawley/Alexander business district. TBCI launched It's first National Night Out Project 365 August 7, 2018.

National Night Out is an annual community-building campaign that promotes police-community partnerships and neighborhood camaraderie., Historically held nationally on the first Tuesday of August, NNO responded to  COVID -19 by shifting the 2020 event to the first Tuesday of October. .In 1994 National Night Out Introduced  Project 365. Project 365  is a targeting component of the National Night Out campaign that helps communities identify specific problem areas and then work to resolve these problems over the next 365 days. The project begins on the annual National Night Out celebration  ends 365 days later.
TUESDAY, OCTOBER , 2020 - TUESDAY, OCTOBER 5, 2021
SPECIFIC PROJECT AREA: Brawley/Alexander Business Corridor focusing on achievement of the transformation of the corridor as outlined in our Westside Land Use Framework Plan, adopted by Atlanta City Council, December, 2018, . This effort will address the aspect of the plan as defined on Page 64, Objective 1.3m bullet #2; and 1.4. Pages 68-70. The priority focus for 2019-2020 will continue to be on pedestrian safety and area health and cleanliness. This effort will be augmented by Project 365 Partners' arts and culture programming.

Events


SUNRISE RESURRECTION CELEBRATION

  • Date: 4/12/2020 07:00 AM
  • Location: VIRTUAL (Map)
  • More Info: VIRTUAL EVENT: https://www.facebook.com/saintmarks101/?eid=ARBMSeMIdaZImoN_T1DpJMbgcyqXPShpjrm0wGCwaeYtP4QiIF-m8pNzTcXh81wc-IGrwKUwPK6wjfDc

VIRTUAL https://www.facebook.com/saintmarks101/?eid=ARBMSeMIdaZImoN_T1DpJMbgcyqXPShpjrm0wGCwaeYtP4QiIF-m8pNzTcXh81wc-IGrwKUwPK6wjfDc

“REIMAGINING” OLD ST. MARK AS A WESTSIDE MARKETPLACE

STAY TUNED FOR UPCOMING MARKETPLACE EVENTS

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