If you live in DeKalb county and frequent the Mall of Stonecrest, I am sure you have often wondered what will ever become of the multiple parcels of undeveloped land. Well, good things come to those who wait! Yesterday a huge announcement was made. The Atlanta Sports City at Stonecrest will be built on the vacant 200 acres surrounding the mall. It is a project that is 8 years in the making and is expected to have a $180 million dollar economic output in DeKalb County. The facilities will be home to two professional sports franchises and the Georgia Soccer Association. It will be the premier destination for Sports & Entertainment in the Southeast.



ASC AT A GLANCE

  • 190 Acre Site
  • Cost: $200 Million
  • 15,000 Seat Professional Soccer Stadium
  • 204,325 SF Indoor Athletic Facility
  • 338,966 SF of Retail
  • 22 Multi-Use fields, 7 Sports Diamonds, and 5 Indoor Courts
  • Home of Two Professional Sports Franchises & the Georgia Soccer Association
  • Located in the Newly Formed City of Stonecrest
  • Premiere Destination for Sports & Entertainment in the Southeast

photo credits: Atlanta Sports City

ECONOMIC IMPACT:

  • Supports 1,937 jobs
  • 3 million visitors expected annually
  • $105 million into DeKalb County’s economy
  • $197 million economic impact in state of Georgia
  • $114 million in value added to the state’s economy
  • $80 million in new demand in DeKalb County for lodging, food, etc.
  • $180 million in total economic output in DeKalb County

For more information visit : https://www.atlantasportscity.com/