Front page of today's MDJ announcing $25 million of $40 million Park Bond to be funded this Tuesday 4/11/17! Cobb County can then start purchasing new county parks as voters approved by referendum in 2008!!
At minute 3:25, listen to Chairman Boyce announce the plans to fund Park Bond 2008 at next Tuesday's Board of Commissioners 9AM meeting
Everyone is welcome to attend the April 11, 2017 Board of Commissioners meeting or watch online.
When & Where: April 11 at 9AM, 100 Cherokee Street, 2nd floor near the Marietta Square.
More good news: According to the Park Bond Resolution from July 2008, the Board of Commissioners can use more than $40 million for saving land as parks!"In addition to the proceeds of the Proposed Park Bonds, if and to the extent available, the Board of Commissioners may determine to apply any other available funds to pay a portion of the costs of the acquisition of park land." (Page 91, Section 2 in Park Bond 2008 Resolution)
April 14 is the next Cobb Parks Coalition meeting 12:00 noon - 1:30 at Harry's Whole Foods Community Room, 70 Powers Ferry Road, Marietta. Contact Cynthia or Roberta for more information. Become a greenspace advocate for your area in Cobb County!
Thank you for your continued efforts to encourage the Board of Commissioners to fully fund & take action on the Park Bond we voted for by referendum.