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Village Stop To Feature Bar Talks and More
During 2014 Druid Hills Tour of Homes

2014 Tour of Homes logoFor the first time, Emory Village will be a destination this year during the Druid Hills Tour of Homes & Gardens. Village businesses will offer tourgoers lunch, shopping, lectures, and more.


Informational bar talks will include:
• Frank G. Neely of Frank G. Neely Design Associates and a three-time recipient of the Atlanta Urban Design Commission Award of Excellence, will discuss historic residential architecture restoration, renovation, and reinvention. Friday, May 2, 4:30 pm, at Slice & Pint.

• Eric King and Holly Brooks of King Landscaping invite tourgoers to bring pictures of their yard (preferably JPGs on a thumb drive) and will choose examples for discussion. Saturday, May 3, 5:30 pm, at Saba.

• Larry Bosarge of Southern Outdoor Construction & Design, who specializes in highly detailed and custom landscapes, will address masonry maintenance in new and historic restoration projects. tulipsSunday, May 4, 4:30 pm, at Ink & Elm.

The tour will celebrate its 46th year May 2-4 with seven elegant homes that feature renovation, restoration, and the work of master gardeners. As part of the tour, the Callanwolde Fine Arts Center, will host the Artist & Pottery Market and open the Callanwolde home to tourgoers.

Will Your Name Be on the Plaza Plaque?

An outpouring of community support to complete the centerpiece of Emory Village's revitalization has resulted in contributions of more than $95,000 to date. AIEV is grateful to the more than 200 donors who have generously added their support. AIEV welcomes all contributions. Any family or individual who contributes $500 or more will be recognized on a plaque in the plaza, but every gift is truly appreciated. Click here to make a donation today. Or call 404-889-6547 for more information.

Two More Restaurants Open in Village

Slice and Pint (replacing Everybody’s Pizza) is now open and will eventually serve the four basic food groups ... pizza, chocolate, beer (still waiting for a license), and other stuff. Ink and Elm Lounge-Restaurant-Tavern focuses on locally sourced, Southern cuisine.

Other recent newcomers to the village include Zoe's Kitchen at 1365 Oxford Road, Chipotle Mexican Grill at 1401 Oxford Road last spring, Romeo's New York Pizza which is next door, the Purple Corkscrew, a cozy wine bar below Saba at 1445 Oxford Road, and nearby, You're A Hanger which offers vintage fashions.

Old Trolley Rails Return Charles Calhoun and Trolley Rail Sculpture
Home to Emory Village

Emory Village's salute to history now reaches skyward in Emory Village Park, thanks to neighbor and metal worker Charles Calhoun. He repurposed three century-old trolley rails into a striking sculpture that soars over the park fountain.Read more.

 

Click below to see how the 2100-pound-sculpture was installed.

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News at a glance.

One-Hour Parking Limit in Village

Neighbors and friends took to the streets between Emory Village roundabouts in September for Open Streets DeKalb. Read more. See photos.

Emory Village Roundabout
Featured on Fox 5 News
It's a model for improving safety, easing congestion, and saving money. See the Fox 5 news report.

Vestiges of Emory Village
A long-time resident recalls fond memories of the Village. Read article in Emory Magazine.

AIEV's Work Holds True to Name (Emory Wheel editorial)

AIEV Wins Golden Shoe for Emory Village Project.

Tips for navigating the roundabout. Tips for pedestrians, cyclists, and motorists from PEDS.

Roundabouts are safe, cheap to maintain, and environmentally friendly. Read New York Times article.

What a roundabout means to you?

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