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In January, City Councilman Kwanza Hall declared 2012 the “Year of Boulevard.” Former editor-in-chief Rebecca Burns will file updates in print and online throughout the year.

Full coverage in Atlanta Magazine

Apr 13

TEDxAtlanta Challenge in High Gear

Goal: Raise $100K for “Year of Boulevard” by May 15 Read more

Apr 1

A “Living Laboratory”

Can Kwanza Hall’s project transform intown Atlanta’s most notorious street? Read more

Mar 28

Atlanta TEDx “Wish” Grant for the Boulevard Initiative

At the March 13 TEXxAtlanta event, the group presented its first-ever “Wish” Grant to Kwanza Hall and the Year of Boulevard initiative. Read more

Mar 19

Kickoff Q&A with Kwanza Hall

In early February, a few weeks after the “Year of Boulevard” initiative was announced, I sat down with city councilman Kwanza Hall… Read more

Student Story

Ahkeem Simpson

“I can't wait till school is out and I am also looking forward to summer camp.”

Jalen Bodie

“I have also made some new friends since attending Operation PEACE.”

Ciera English

“Operation PEACE is amazing. They do stuff other after schools don’t do.”

Zazie Lumpkin

“Many teens do not get this opportunity and this made me very appreciative.”

Sidney Beecroft

“I’ve had a lot of fun on those trips and have learned so much about my heritage and culture!!”

Marcel Benoit

“I am ready for another year of fun and excitement, especially this year.”

Romello Pace

“I have been to Florida and Virginia Beach with Operation PEACE. We had an awesome time.”

Alexus Anderson

“This is something that I really look forward to during the summer time.”

Gracie Dunn

“The teachers are very helpful, and it is great having their support.”

Dwayne Holton, Jr.

“We have gone on several interesting trips while I have been attending the program.”

Raekwon Moffett

“Operation PEACE had been my home away from home.”

Keena English

“I will be sure to make a donation to Operation P.E.A.C.E.!”