According to the Atlanta Business Journal, moving the Braves Stadium away from Atlanta and into Cobb County will cost $672 million. The Braves are expected to pay 55% of that, meaning $370M. What about the rest? Hello taxpayers of Cobb County! Those funds should come from a tax increase that will affect 95% of residents. The Board of Commissioners is scheduled to vote about this in a Nov. 26 meeting.
· Report: Braves to pay 55% of $672M Cobb stadium cost [Biz Journal]
· No! Braves Will Flee ATL To Build Cobb County Stadium [Curbed Atlanta]