Friday, May 13, 2016

Braves Spring Training baseball and news from the Great Walled City of Atlantis

Haven't heard any news of late about a baseball stadium in John Prince Park? Just assumed nothing is happening? Think again. When more information about this becomes available will let you know. From the City of Atlantis' website:

City of Atlantis
260 Orange Tree Drive
City Council Workshop
Wednesday, April 13, 2016 at 6:00 p.m.

From the minutes of the meeting:

Mayor Kintz called the meeting to order at 6:01 p.m. 

[and. . .]

     Mayor Kintz opened the discussion of a baseball spring training facility and homeless resource center in John Prince Park. [emphasis added] County officials are pursuing the Atlanta Braves to build a spring training facility in the park along 6th Avenue. County officials are also considering putting a homeless center in the park across from JFK Drive. By consensus, a Resolution in support of the spring training facility will be brought to Council at the April 20th meeting.
     Meeting adjourned at 7:56 p.m.