The Atlanta Falcons are building a $1.5 billion facility in downtown Atlanta. Their stadium general manager is one of the country's foremost sports executives in creating and supporting green sustainable structures.
When news leaked out recently that the highest bid for the Atlanta Hawks was $800 million, we noted that the only reason to leak that number this early in the process — those were the early, non-binding bids — was to drive up the price. Try to create a bidding war.
ATLANTA -- New York, Boston, San Francisco all have their own Little Italy to grab pizza, pasta and cannolis. Little by little, a local businessman has been trying to create that same culture in Atlanta.
ATLANTA-- By going full-tilt with their stadium construction project in Cobb County, the Atlanta Braves are taking a bit of a gamble. They're betting that the state Supreme Court will approve Cobb County's plan to issue taxpayer-backed bonds to...