The anticipated, not-so-hidden fees are already emerging for the Stadium Few Want and Atlanta Doesn’t Need.
The $17 million in state bonds to expand a parking deck near the new $1.2 billion Falcons stadium has emerged as one of the biggest surprises tucked into the state budget. Gov. Nathan Deal said Wednesday it’s been in the works for months. …
“We’re in the business of providing
what’s needed for our World Congress Center campus and this would all be a part. And they tell me that parking is not adequate right now. I think the need is justified. We believe this first step is a critical step corporate welfare to our richest citizens,” Deal said.