Support Telework Week: March 2-6, 2015

iStock_000004158211Medium- computer mouseThe sixth-annual Georgia Telework Week is now aligning with the National Telework Week, March 2-6, 2015. Take advantage of this opportunity to encourage your friends, coworkers, and employees to telework – or just to consider implementing a telework policy, along with the rest of the country this week.

We’ve got all the details of what’s going on this week for you right here:

~ Every company that commits to Telework Week will have the chance to see their company name on a Metro Atlanta billboard in March. Earn some free press for committing your business to a rewarding lifestyle.

~Attend one of four free webinars to learn more about teleworking.

Monday, March 2: For the teleworker
Tuesday, March 3: For the telemanager
Wednesday, March 4: Business Continuity through Telework
Thursday, March 5: State Agency Telework Training 

To receive a password for any of the webinars, please click here.

Want to learn more? Click here.

  • Grand Hyatt Stop Temporarily Eliminated:

Construction of the Circle Terminus project, a 359 unit luxury apartment complex spanning the two remaining development sites in Terminus alongside Highland Drive and Tower Place Drive, will necessitate the re-routing of the shuttle until completion of the project.  Beginning Monday, December 23rd the shuttle will detour along Tower Place Drive, temporarily eliminating the stop at the Grand Hyatt (#8).

Click image to download PDF of the detoured route:



“The buc” is…

a community shuttle service designed to provide FAST, FREE and FREQUENT”last mile” connections between Atlanta’s regional rail system, MARTA, and local destinations for Buckhead’s workforce.With a primary focus on commuter travel, “the buc” provides connections between MARTA rail and area offices, hotels and shopping destinations.Launched in 2003, “the buc” is the direct result of a partnership between the Buckhead Community Improvement District, which provides the majority of the funding for the system, and the Livable Buckhead, which plans the system and oversees its daily operation. Anyone and everyone coming to Buckhead during peak commute times is welcome and encouraged to take a FREE RIDE on “the buc”

“The buc” is brought to you by:



Federal Participation in “the buc”

“The buc” is supported by $154,032 of funding through the  American Recovery and Reinvestment Act. For Whistleblower Protection information, click here.

Contracting Services with “the buc”

The Buckhead Community Improvement District seeks to provide opportunities for disadvantaged and/or minority owned businesses in its contracts and has a goal of 15% participation by such qualified organizations.