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Sunday, August 12th, 2012 at 11:40pm. 348 Views, 1 Comments.
On July 31, 2012, Georgia residents voted to reject T-SPLOST, a sales tax proposal that would have purportedly generated $18 Billion dollars in transportation funds. A huge benefactor of those added funds would have been the Atlanta BeltLine Project. So, what does this mean for the future of the project? We asked our in-house BeltLine specialist, Derrick Duckworth, for his thoughts on the matter.
"In regard to the failed T-SPLOST measure and its effects on the BeltLine, it most definitely can't be good. If any good comes out of it, it would be the fact it was so well supported within the city of Atlanta. I can't quote the exact numbers, but I know that Atlantans want it. The truth of the matter is that the BeltLine Project was…