About NPU-M

The City of Atlanta is divided into twenty-five Neighborhood Planning Units or NPUs, which are citizen advisory councils that make recommendations to the Mayor and City Council on zoning, land use, and other planning issues.  The NPU system was established in 1974 to provide an opportunity for citizens to participate actively and to receive information concerning all functions of city government.  The system enables citizens to express ideas and comment on city plans and proposals while assisting the city in developing plans that best meet the needs of their communities.

Neighborhood Planning Unit M (Bylaws) is the citizen advisory group formally comprised of the following communities who meet regularly to voice their opinion on matters in their neighborhood:

In addition numerous community, business, non-profit, and commercial interests fall within the most diverse and exciting neighborhoods in all of Atlanta.  Some of them are: