About Us

Welcome to JunctionATL!

JunctionATL provides insight, information and intelligence about transportation and land use issues in and around Atlanta. We dig deep into local, state and national policies to explain how they impact our region, and share the latest news and research from experts in the field.

Brian Gist is a senior attorney with the Southern Environmental Law Center focusing on air quality, transportation, and land use issues. A native of Cincinnati, Ohio, Brian drove down I-75 to Atlanta in 2004. He is a familiar face at meetings of local and state agencies where he advocates for environmentally and fiscally sound decisions on transportation policies and projects.


JunctionATL is a project of the Southern Environmental Law Center, for over 27 years a leading voice for sound transportation policies as a means to achieve clean air, preserve green space, and improve the quality of life of in the Southeast.