Closer Look: Fort McPherson Developer Discusses The Project’s Future; Georgia Bikes Talks Creating Safer Streets

Stephen Macauley, principal at Macauley Investments and developer of the Fort McPherson project, joins "Closer Look" in studio.
Stephen Macauley, principal at Macauley Investments and developer of the Fort McPherson project, joins "Closer Look" in studio.
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Wednesday, Oct. 9, 2019 on “Closer Look with Rose Scott:”

  • 0:00: Rose Scott gives a news brief on reports that the state Department of Public Health has confirmed a second death in Georgia due to a vaping-related illness.
  • And in other news, the American Conservative Union will host a conference in Atlanta this Friday.
  • Finally, the Democratic National Convention announced yesterday that the fifth Democratic presidential debate will be held in Georgia. Georgia Senator Nikema Williams, who chairs the Democratic Party of Georgia, joins “Closer Look” by phone to discuss what this means for the state looking ahead to 2020.
  • 07:34: Today we continue our conversations about the future of Fort McPherson with Stephen Macauley, Principal at Macauley Investments and developer of the Fort McPherson project.
  • 32:09: Elliott Caldwell, executive director of Georgia Bikes, joins “Closer Look” in studio to weigh in on the city of Dunwoody’s pending “vulnerable road users” legislation, and on the state of bicycle protection legislation statewide.
Elliott Caldwell, executive director of Georgia Bikes, joins “Closer Look” in studio to weigh in on the city of Dunwoody’s pending “vulnerable road users” legislation, and on the state of bicycle protection legislation statewide. (Photo credit: Grace Walker)

Closer Look is produced by Candace Wheeler and Grace Walker. Joy Barge is a contributing producer.