Tag Archives: Dean Alford

Political Notes – Final approvals secured for Falcons’ new stadium

Arthur Blank will get his new football stadium after Thursday’s vote from the Invest Atlanta board of directors . . .

Tags: arthur blank , atlanta falcons , Dean Alford , DNR Trail Grants , football stadium , Invest Atlanta , Johnny Isakson , Nathan Deal , Plant Washington , Savannah harbor dredging

Power group finds new investor for coal plant

Dean Alford says he has found a private investor to help finance the proposed Plant Washington coal-fired power facility . . .

Tags: Dean Alford , EPD , fish kill , Greenlaw , King America , Ogeechee Riverkeeper , Plant Washington , Taylor Energy

Cobb EMC pulls out of Plant Washington project

Cobb EMC votes to abandon the proposed Plant Washington coal-fired power plant, leaving the future of the coal-fired power plant in doubt . . .

Tags: Chip Nelson , coal-fired power plants , Cobb EMC , Dean Alford , Plant Washington , Power4Georgians

Political Notes – They still want a tobacco tax increase

Healthcare representatives are hoping that the General Assembly will pass an increase in the excise tax on cigarettes . . .

Tags: American Cancer Society , Ben Tarbutton , Cindy Zeldin , Dean Alford , Don Leebern , Eric Bailey , Georgians for a Healthy Future , Nathan Deal , Roger Lane , Ron Stephens , tobacco excise tax