Documents released this week shed light on
construction plans for the new Atlanta Braves stadium in Cobb County, NBC’s 11Alive reported today.
In particular, they show when and how the renderings will be made a reality:
-General contractors’ proposals are due May 8,
and contractors will be selected by May 27
-The site clearing starts July 15 of this
-Grading and site work begins Sept. 4
-Construction begins Feb. 18, 2015
-The soft opening of the stadium is Feb. 21,
Construction reportedly will
cost $300 million, but at least one critic said it could cost more. According to
11Alive, documents indicate the county is seeking a “unique design that will
have features designed just for the Braves."