The Braves are expected to receive public financing for their new stadium, and early reports put the figure at $450 million. The initial plan to move the Atlanta Braves to Cobb County involves $450 million in financing from the county, reports Greg Bluestein and Jim Galloway of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution. The team announced Monday that they plan to build a new stadium in the suburban county located northwest of downtown Atlanta. The Braves lease with Turner Field expires on Dec. 31, 2016, and the club plans to move into the new stadium for the 2017 season.
Braves new ballpark could receive $450 million in public financing
SB Nation | Nov 11