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BeltLine for All Petition Drive At The Freedom Farmers Market

  • pin Freedom Farmers Market at the Carter Center Carter Center Library 453 Freedom Parkway Northeast Atlanta, GA 30307 United States (map)

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Our last petition drive at the Freedom Farmer’s Market was super successful, so we're having another! Join us to collect signatures for the BeltLine for All petition. If you've never been to a petition drive before, we'll give you all the information you need to collect signatures with us. It's easy and fun!

With your help we can collect thousands of signatures to pressure city officials to meaningfully invest in affordable housing that truly meets community needs along the footprint of the Beltline. SIGN and SHARE the petition, link here: https://secure.everyaction.com/7-FqB-omG0Gtu04lXtX9cg2

Can't make it, but want to lead a petition drive another time? Sign up here and we'll coordinate another drive! https://www.housingjusticeleague.org/host-a-petition-drive/
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The BeltLine development is nearly half done, and its legacy is still up in the air.

We need Development not Displacement. It is unconscionable for a city with resources as great as Atlanta’s to stand by and allow the continued extraction of wealth from historically marginalized communities. The City must prioritize human rights and stop funding destructive mega developments with our tax dollars. Renters and low-income homeowners must receive more legal protections and support.

We can move forward together and build more just and livable communities. We can heed the warning call of already gentrifying communities to do better for the people living there now and build a BeltLine for All. Gentrification is not inevitable. It is a matter of political will and taking a stand for housing justice.

Will you stand with us?

Earlier Event: February 28
Tenant Organizing Training: February
Later Event: March 9
BeltLine for All Canvassing Day