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Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms to Host Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for Proctor Creek Greenway

Post Date:05/05/2018 9:00 AM
Mayor’s Office of Communications
55 Trinity Avenue, Suite 2500 • Atlanta, Georgia 30303

 

Nikki Forman, Interim Director
404-330-6612, office
470-372-8753, cell
nforman@atlantaga.gov

Michael Smith, Press Secretary
404-546-1465, office
470-372-8752, cell
mismith@atlantaga.gov

 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 5, 2018

Media Advisory

Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms to Host Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for Proctor Creek Greenway

WHO:

Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms
Stephanie Stuckey, Chief Resilience Officer
Councilmember Dustin Hillis, District 9
Kwanza Hall, Invest Atlanta
Joel Bowman Emerald Corridor Foundation
Mark Teixeira, Emerald Corridor Foundation

WHAT:

Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms, Chief Resilience Officer Stephanie Stuckey, and City leaders will host a ribbon-cutting ceremony for the opening of the first three miles of the Proctor Creek Greenway. This newly constructed segment of the trail will span from the Bankhead MARTA Station alongside Proctor Creek to the existing West Highlands Trail.

Once complete, the seven-mile Greenway will feature 50 acres of linear park and 400 acres of greenspace. The bike and pedestrian trail will span from Maddox Park and the Atlanta BeltLine Westside Trail to the Chattahoochee River.

This first segment of the Trail represents a $3.6 million investment from TSPLOST and $160,000 from the Department of Watershed Management. The Proctor Creek Greenway is the first project funded by TSPLOST.

WHEN:

Monday, May 7, 2018
10:30 a.m.

WHERE:

Adjacent to the Bankhead MARTA station 700 Gary Avenue NW
Atlanta, GA 30318

 

 

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