The whole ‘name-it-yourself’ public voting system has had something of a chequered history over the past couple of years. Between the publicly named polar research vessel ‘Boaty McBoatface’ and the internet’s majority vote to name a baby gorilla at Philadelphia Zoo ‘Harambe,’ this democratic polling system has mostly been used ... Read More
The Atlanta Watershed Department has narrowed down the list of possible names for it's 400-foot-long rock-digging machine, and it's come down to a rapper, a tribute to Georgia's most famous crop, and "Gone with the Wind."
What looks like a gargantuan, half-buried oyster shell west of Midtown could be a sparkling, life-sustaining water source for Atlanta within the next two and 1/2 years.
Atlanta Department of Watershed Management officials tell 11Alive that testing has begun this week for a tunneling project that will transform the Beltline-connected Bellwood ... Read More