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Braves Name Project Development Team, Release New Renderings

Atlanta Braves LogoThe Atlanta Braves formally announced on Wednesday its development team for the $400 million mixed-use complex near its future Cobb County stadium.  Read more here.  The team also released new renderings of the stadium development.  View gallery here.

Atlanta Braves New Stadium and Development Rendering 6.30.14

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Cobb County Approves Ballpark Contracts

Atlanta Braves LogoThe Cobb County (GA) Board of Commissioners voted Tuesday night to approve the builders for the Atlanta Braves’ new ballpark. American Builders 2017 will oversee construction of the stadium, which is schedule to open in early 2017.  The Commission also voted to approve multiple long form agreements that dictate a 30-year partnership between the franchise and the county.  Read more here.

Atlanta Braves Ballpark Rendering

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Braves Release New Renderings of Cobb County Ballpark

Atlanta Braves LogoThe Atlanta Braves on Wednesday released conceptual drawings of their planned 41,000-plus seat Cobb County Stadium.  Read more here and hereView gallery of renderings here.

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College Football for Turner Field?

Georgia State UniversityGeorgia State University is proposing repurposing Turner Field into a 30,000-seat football stadium and building another baseball stadium that will include Hank Aaron’s wall as part of the structure.  Read more here.  Meanwhile, the Atlanta Braves and Cobb County have substantially completed negotiations on five major agreements that are necessary before construction Continue reading

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Flag Burning at Turner Field

Atlanta Braves LogoAs baseball legend Hank Aaron was honored and the Atlanta Braves’ latest division banner was unveiled, the waving American flag flying over the scoreboard at Turner Field was caught on fire by fireworks bursting in air.  Read more and view photo here.

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Braves Choose Populous

Atlanta Braves LogoThe Atlanta Braves have selected Kansas City-based Populous, formerly HOK, as the lead architect for the team’s planned new ballpark in Cobb County (GA).  Read more here.

Atlanta Braves New Ballpark Rendering

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Ted Turner Wants Green Space for Turner Field After Demolition

Atlanta Braves LogoWhen the ballpark named after Ted Turner is demolished in four years, the media mogul hopes the city of Atlanta will convert the vacant area into green space.  Read more here.

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