Sign-up Deadline for ‘Home Run Readers’ Program is Aug. 31


Cobb County students are eligible to participate in Home Run Readers, the Atlanta Braves Summer Reading Partnership with Georgia Public Library Service (GPLS), presented by Subway Restaurants. Home Run Readers rewards students in grades K-12 throughout Georgia with a free Braves ticket and free Subway “Fresh Fit Kids Meal” for reading books and completing an […]

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Final Guaranteed Maximum Price set for SunTrust Park


On May 26, the Cobb County Board of Commissioners adopted a resolution of the Final Guaranteed Maximum Price of $462,202,065, for the construction of SunTrust Park as required by the agreement with Braves parties. The county’s capped contribution remains $300 million. In May 2014, the Cobb County Board of Commissioners approved the development agreement with […]

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It’s beginning to look a lot like a ballpark!


  This week, the Atlanta Braves released new pictures of construction of SunTrust Park: All four tower cranes are up and operational Most of the grading and deep foundation is complete All caissons are complete; and The first elevated concrete deck has been poured in the outfield concession and restroom area. The tremendous progress is […]

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