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Exploring Malkin

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The possible removal of the Georgia Viaducts has raised the idea of establishing the "Malkin Connector." This could mean widening what is currently an industrial roadway and extending it past its current terminus at Glen to the east and Jackson to the west. It would also move traffic off Prior and onto Malkin Avenue.

The concept dates back to the establishment of Malkin Avenue back in the 1950s. We explored the physical roadway, and some of the concerns around the idea.
John Atkin at the site of a possible future overpass which would extend Malkin Ave to Clark Drive
Chris McWilliam is concerned that increased traffic could impede the flow of trucks needed for local industry

Cottonwood Community Garden could be affected if Malkin Ave is widened

Malkin Ave currently ends at Atlantic and Jackson to the west
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