This project is a true public-private partnership. The economic benefits from the new ballpark will ripple throughout the region. Beginning with the construction process, which will support more than 5,200 jobs and generate $235 million in earnings, the new ballpark will be a dynamic economic engine for Metro Atlanta.
The economic benefits projected to accompany the new stadium include:
- Annual earnings for the more than 3,000 employees needed to staff the Braves organization will total $35.8 million. More than 1,600 of those jobs will be in Cobb County.
- Visiting spending, resulting in 873 jobs, will provide $25 million in earnings, of which $8.9 million will be earned in the county.
- New opportunities for Cobb County Schools »
- Learn more by viewing the economic impact summary »