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Dr RC
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Dallas
Member since Aug 2011
12998 posts

re: Falcons owner/Atlanta mayor to make a major announcement in an hour


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Okay, taxpayers. Fork over a billion dollars. 20 more millionaires want luxury boxes.


pretty much this






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DriveByBBQ
USA Fan
Willard's Garage
Member since Jan 2011
4289 posts

re: Falcons owner/Atlanta mayor to make a major announcement in an hour


Hopefully this leads to a deep south MLS team...





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beaver
USA Fan
The 755 Club
Member since Sep 2009
37632 posts

re: Falcons owner/Atlanta mayor to make a major announcement in an hour


will be streamed here in 30 mins





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USMC Gators
Member since Oct 2011
14633 posts

re: Falcons owner/Atlanta mayor to make a major announcement in an hour


Hopefully they'll put it in an area that's not nearly as athletic and explosive.





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Sophandros
Tulane Fan
Victoria Concordia Crescit
Member since Feb 2005
45154 posts

re: Falcons owner/Atlanta mayor to make a major announcement in an hour


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Meh, I live outside the perimeter anyhow, so it's not like I'm gonna get tax raped


I don't live in the city of Atlanta (but I am a proud ITP resident), but I recognize that taxes on taxis and hotel rooms have an impact, however minor, on me. That impact isn't that great, however.






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DawgNation2012
Georgia Fan
Canton, GA
Member since Sep 2012
614 posts

re: Falcons owner/Atlanta mayor to make a major announcement in an hour


the video is on but all they are doing is standing around doing nothing. It would be nice to wait until they are ready to announce their information before activating the video.





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1999
LSU Fan
Where I be
Member since Oct 2009
6997 posts

re: Falcons owner/Atlanta mayor to make a major announcement in an hour


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are moving to Los Angeles.








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Sophandros
Tulane Fan
Victoria Concordia Crescit
Member since Feb 2005
45154 posts

re: Falcons owner/Atlanta mayor to make a major announcement in an hour


From the ajc article I gathered that they are sticking with the plan to stay in the same general area.





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beaver
USA Fan
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Member since Sep 2009
37632 posts

re: Falcons owner/Atlanta mayor to make a major announcement in an hour


yup just announced a new stadium in downtown





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USMC Gators
Member since Oct 2011
14633 posts

re: Falcons owner/Atlanta mayor to make a major announcement in an hour


So they're building a new stadium in the hood, yet they're still gonna keep the dome?





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Sophandros
Tulane Fan
Victoria Concordia Crescit
Member since Feb 2005
45154 posts

re: Falcons owner/Atlanta mayor to make a major announcement in an hour


They're investing a lot of money in some of those areas that are already on their way to being gentrified. This could be a good thing.





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chalmetteowl
New Orleans Saints Fan
Chalmette
Member since Jan 2008
12020 posts

re: Falcons owner/Atlanta mayor to make a major announcement in an hour


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And I believe that's a load of bs from Blank. See NOLA.


well they're not NOLA...






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Robot Santa
SMU Fan
TeamWalt
Member since Oct 2009
31234 posts

re: Falcons owner/Atlanta mayor to make a major announcement in an hour


Its going to take a lot of money and a lot of years to take South Downtown back from the hood.





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motorbreath
New Orleans Saints Fan
Atlanta Braves Fan
Member since Jun 2004
4369 posts

re: Falcons owner/Atlanta mayor to make a major announcement in an hour


A lot of braves haters in here. That means we must be doing something right! Go Bravos!





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CatFan81
Kentucky Fan
Decatur, GA
Member since May 2009
43364 posts

re: Falcons owner/Atlanta mayor to make a major announcement in an hour


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Meh, I live outside the perimeter anyhow, so it's not like I'm gonna get tax raped.


People ITP aren't getting tax raped either. The two hundred million that the city is contributing is coming from the hotel/motel tax.






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USMC Gators
Member since Oct 2011
14633 posts

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lol the first caller to talk about the stadium on the local sports radio: "Well there ain't no new stadium gonna get me to go to a Falcons game in no crime-ridden area I tell you what."





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schexyoung
LSU Fan
Deaf Valley
Member since May 2008
3601 posts

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The terms to be announced today also call for an equal opportunity plan that will ensure at least 31 percent participation in design and construction by women and minority business enterprises.


There goes some under the table money from Mayor Reed.






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USMC Gators
Member since Oct 2011
14633 posts

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People ITP aren't getting tax raped either. The two hundred million that the city is contributing is coming from the hotel/motel tax.

Yeah well I'm still glad I don't live itp.






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RollTide1987
Alabama Fan
Pensacola, Florida
Member since Nov 2009
23961 posts

re: Falcons owner/Atlanta mayor to make a major announcement in an hour


Same. ITP are crazy people.







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CatFan81
Kentucky Fan
Decatur, GA
Member since May 2009
43364 posts

re: Falcons owner/Atlanta mayor to make a major announcement in an hour


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Yeah well I'm still glad I don't live itp.


Good for you. I'm glad I don't live OTP.






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