South Atlantans for Neighborhood Development

Ad Hoc Committees

SAND Bylaws   more  

South Atlantans for Neighborhood Development, Inc. 
PO Box 5574
Atlanta, GA 31107
Meetings: 2nd Thursday of the month; 7:30pm; Beulah Heights University – 892 Berne Street, Student Center   more  

Join the SAND team for Hunger Walk 2015
Come and join your neighbors as a part of the SAND team for Hunger Walk 2015. The money we raise will feed hope for the 1 in 5 people who face hunger in our community!    more  

Monthly South East Beltline Walks
Residents from SAND, Grant Park, and East Atlanta are gathering each month to explore the South East section of the Beltline.    more  

Trestletree Village Good Neighbor Agreement
A Draft Good Neighbor Agreement has been negotiated with the owners and managers of Trestletree Village Apartments.    more  

Bond Referendum - February 17th Updates
The following are NPU-W's Infrastructure Bond Issue Recommendations.

3 public meetings in February.    more  

Atlanta BeltLine Partnership Kicks off the Year with New Fitness Classes
ATLANTA (Jan. 12, 2015) The Atlanta BeltLine Partnership announces its 2015 first quarter free fitness schedule, including the return of favorite classes such as Walk and Talk with a Doc, FitWit, How to Ride a Bike for Youth and Adults, Sunset and Sunrise Hikes, ElliptiGO – as well as a number of new additions such as Adult Swimming, Self Defense, and Barre3 - to get Atlantans out and moving on the Atlanta BeltLine.    more  

1257 & 1259 Glenwood Ave and 535 & 537 Gresham Rd
Pace Properties has filed a Special Administrative Permit (SAP) application for exterior renovations to 1257 & 1259 Glenwood Ave and to 535 Gresham Ave, as well as demolition of the existing concrete block building at 529 Gresham Ave.    more  

Ormewood Park Guide
Sign up for a printed guide to local resources, safety, ongoing projects and fun stuff to do.    more  

Neighborhood Event Wanted
Neighbors, most neighborhoods have regular annual events ranging from things like the East Atlanta Strut to Cabbagetown Chomp and Stomp. SAND neighborhoods do not. We want to change that.    more  

800 Glenwood SAP Approved
Amended SAP plans were approved for the 800 Glenwood development for the Kroger anchor tenant with fuel station and drive-thru. See links to view approval documents.    more  

860 Glenwood Special Administrative Permit (SAP) Filed
Summit Engineering Consultants, Inc. has submitted a Special Administrative Permit (SAP) for the development of a five story apartment complex with approximately 217 units.    more  

NPU-W Meeting
Where: Martha Brown United Methodist Church; 468 Moreland Ave. SE
(corner of Metropolitan and Moreland, parking and bldg. access behind)
Other: The Full NPU-W meeting follows at 7:30pm.
A few additional measures will also be considered.    more  

Our newsletter keeps you up to date on our recent news and events.

Neighborhood Art Grant - Application Deadline, February 25th
This program is piloting in 2015 to help ensure that the reach of City of Atlanta dollars expands into communities through Contracts for Arts Services investments. Grants of $500-$2,499 will be awarded.    more  

SAND Monthly Meeting
Please join us  on March 12 for the monthly meeting of the SAND neighborhoods (Ormewood Park, North Ormewood Park, Boulevard Heights, Woodland Hills, Glenwood Park, Benteen Park and McDonough-Guice).

The meeting begins at 7:30 PM on the second Thursday of each month and is held at
Beulah Heights University, 892 Berne Street, 30316.

This month we will be voting on a propsed Trestletree Village Good Neighbor Agreement.  The agreement is available for review at


AJC creates 'Crime in ATL' Application
'This application allows our city of Atlanta readers to see the latest crimes* in their neighborhoods, along with trending patterns since 2009.'    more  

Join Trolley Patrol
The Trolley Patrol is our private neighborhood security patrol serving the residents of Benteen Park, Boulevard Heights, McDonough-Guice, North Ormewood Park, Ormewood Park and Woodland Hills.    more  

Trolleys, Membership or Donations
Help SAND raise money!
You can pay for Trolleys, Membership Dues, or donate to the SAND Development Ad Hoc Committee.    more