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Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms Signs Gulch Development into Law

Planned $5 billion project on area of railroad tracks and parking lots

Maria Boynton
November 24, 2018 - 4:30 am

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Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms Signs Historic Gulch Development into Law

ATLANTA—Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms issued the following statement upon the signing of the historic Gulch development legislation.

“The Gulch redevelopment deal, the largest in state history, charts a new course for how city development is optimized for public good. As I sign this historic legislation into law—joined by members of City Council—we also inscribe affordable housing, workforce training, minority and female-owned business participation, and public safety investments into our city’s future.” 

On Monday, November 5, 2018, Mayor Bottoms’ Gulch redevelopment plan was approved by the Atlanta City Council. Mayor Bottoms signed the legislation into law Tuesday, November 13, 2018, joined by members of City Council. A full resolution photo of the signing ceremony is attached.