Atlanta banking giant SunTrust Banks Inc. has secured the naming rights to the new Atlanta Braves stadium in Cobb County, which officials broke ground on Tuesday and will open in spring 2017. Read more and view photos here. Watch groundbreaking here.
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The Atlanta Braves will break ground on their new ballpark on Tuesday, September 16, at 11 am ET. The event will be streamed live on braves.com. The Braves will begin play in their new digs starting the 2017 season. Read more here.
PRESS RELEASE – – Officially launching a new era for Atlanta Braves baseball, the organization will host a groundbreaking for its new ballpark on Sept. 16, 2014 at 11 a.m. The ceremony begins the construction phase of the project, putting it on schedule to host fans for Opening Day, 2017. Continue reading
The 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.
Georgia 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