31 Jul 2020

Grants & Funding Opportunities | August 2020

ECG’s Office of Economic & Community Development monthly assembles a list of current grants and funding opportunities that may be relevant to your needs. Highlighted are program offerings by the U.S. Small Business Administration Paycheck Protection Program and the Robert W. Woodruff Foundation Grant. We update this regularly and will continue to share information about additional funding opportunities. 

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30 Jul 2020

College Park’s Six West Mixed-Use Project Development

The Six West development, formerly known as Airport City College Park, involves over 300 acres of City-owned property just west of the historic downtown district and the College Park MARTA station.

The project, which is being developed by College Park’s Business and Industrial Development Authority and Clearly College Park, with public-private partnerships, sits next to Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport and offers immediate access to Georgia International Convention Center via a new pedestrian bridge.

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22 Jul 2020

Broadband for Georgia

Broadband Services for all Georgians continues to be a challenge. It is a tragedy today that in many rural areas of the state, residents and businesses have no or limited high-speed internet at their fingertips.

“I am parked in a McDonald’s parking lot. I have been here for hours now. I don’t want to be here. But I don’t have internet to my home, and without public Wi-Fi, I can’t work away from my office.”

A Rural Georgian 1998

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