Design For $1B Atlanta Falcons Stadium Wins Approval

Law360, New York (June 18, 2013, 5:32 PM EDT) -- The Georgia World Congress Center Authority on Tuesday approved an open octagonal design for the Atlanta Falcons' new $1 billion stadium project and a contracting group led by Atlanta-based Holder Construction Co., moving the project into the schematic design phase.

The GWCCA, which will operate the stadium, said its board approved both the design — submitted by project architect 360 Architecture — as well as the contracting group led by Holder. Tuesday's vote kept the development on schedule, with initial construction on the multiuse stadium facility...
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