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#LivingAtlantaStyle – I85 Major Atlanta Interstate Out of Commission After Fire and Collapse | #myatldrive #I85Collapse

#LivingAtlantaStyle — Traffic for transplants. That’s what I always say at But when #I85 collapsed into blazing fire below — we all were impacted. As a native of Atlanta, learned not to depend on one route when traveling Atlanta’s highways and byways. Wherever there’s traffic, you won’t find me. What to do now? The question millions now asking following a fire and subsequent collapse of I85 at Piedmont. The well traveled raised highway suffered major damage when items stored below caught fire. Planners, leadership, and collaborative agencies hard at…

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Sunset: Herman J Russell Death Notice | Obituary

Clipped from Black Enterprise — Death Notice — Herman J Russell Black Enterprise 100s Business Icon Herman J. Russell Has Died — Black Enterprise (@blackenterprise) November 15, 2014 Herman J. Russell, the iconic entrepreneur who built the nation’s largest black-owned construction and real estate firm, as well as much of the Atlanta skyline, died today at the age of 83. He was also a behind-the-scenes financial backer of the 1960s Civil Rights Movement led by Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., later playing a critical role in the construction (both…

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