A closer look at a topic using local-level data, published every Friday.
Now that I-85 has reopened, is traffic back to normal? The May 2017 Regional Snapshot analyzes how the I-85 closure impacted travel throughout Atlanta in. The charts below use INRIX travel speed data to take an [...]
May is designated Older Americans Month, first established in 1963 by President John F. Kennedy. To celebrate metro Atlanta's older residents, this Friday Factday adapts the U.S. Census Bureau's Facts for Features to share data [...]
This year, Atlanta will join the rest of the nation in celebrating our region's mothers on Sunday May 14, 2017. Since 1914, the United States has celebrated mothers with cards, flowers, jewelry, special meals [...]
Americans chose the month of May to celebrate Asians and Pacific Islanders in the United States to commemorate two important events -- the immigration of the first Japanese to the United States on May [...]
Globally, 2016 was the hottest year on record, beating out 2015, which beat out 2014. This trend holds true in Atlanta, with 2016 being the hottest year on record. April, 2017, will be the Atlanta [...]