Tag Archives: Turner Field

Political Notes — New committees on tap for House, Senate

Speaker David Ralston and Lt. Gov. Casey Cagle are setting up new committees in their respective legislative chambers . . .

Tags: David Perdue , Drew Ferguson staff , Johnny Isakson , legislative committees , Turner Field

Regents okay Ga. State’s Turner Field deal

Georgia State will move ahead with its purchase of Turner Field, which will be redesigned as a football stadium . . .

Tags: Board of Regents , Georgia State , Turner Field

Ga. State signs contract for Turner Field project

Georgia State University signs the contract to buy Turner Field, the soon-to-be-abandoned home of the Atlanta Braves . . .

Tags: Georgia State University , Kasim Reed , Turner Field

Georgia State gets nod for Turner Field

Georgia State University, as expected, is the winning bidder for the 70-acre tract that includes Turner Field . . .

Tags: Georgia State University , Kasim Reed , Turner Field

Political Notes – Ga. State (with an assist from Reed) makes its play for Turner Field

Georgia State is in the driver’s seat to redevelop the Turner Field site — with a helpful boost from Mayor Kasim Reed . . .

Tags: climate change march , Constellium , Georgia State University , Kasim Reed , Turner Field

Mayor hints at major project that will replace Turner Field

Kasim Reed said talks are underway with developers about how to redevelop the Turner Field area when the Braves depart for Cobb County . . .

Tags: Kasim Reed , redevelopment , Turner Field

Braves, like Falcons, will get tax funds for new stadium

The Atlanta Braves arrange for Cobb County to pay the bulk of the cost of building a new stadium in that suburban county, where the Braves will move for the 2017 season . . .

Tags: atlanta braves , Cobb County , Cumberland Mall , new stadium , public funds , Turner Field