Infrastructure & Economic Development

2023 Strategic Initiatives

2022 Strategic Initiatives 

  • Continue execution of Renew the District with an investment of over $150M+ to accelerate re-development and increase economic opportunities on the FIB corridor
  • Continue $100M+ expansion of Fulton County Airport to stimulate economic development
  • Execute water infrastructure improvements of $1B on Big Creek, Little River, Camp Creek, and collection distribution systems to promote economic growth opportunities
  • Complete TSPLOST II and continue coordination and administration of $500M in transportation investments for all 15 Fulton County cities
  • Deliver a $38M world-class animal shelter to protect animals and residents in Fulton County
  • Modernize IT infrastructure with $18M in capital investment to provide virtual services and promote remote working to improve customer experience
  • Working on closing the digital divide through increased broadband access under the Affordable Connectivity Program (ACP) in cooperation with private partners

2021 Strategic Initiatives

  • Continue the multi-year execution of Fulton County Airport Master plan
  • Modernize IT infrastructure with $?M capital investment
  • Complete the development of the Continuity of Operations plan
  • Execute the next phase for the Government Center real estate master plan
  • Invest in eligible workforce programs due to the impacts of COVID-19
  • Break ground on the $32.5M construction project for a new Animal Shelter 
  • Invest in creating a work environment that seeks to eliminate potential risk due to pandemic

2019 Strategic Initiatives 

  • Match funding for the planned Fort Mac Career and Job Training center and launch program
  • Invest in workforce development to provide staffing to support community outreach, job fair representation, and liaison to other local and regional workforce programs
  • Invest in airport “gateway” enhancement to support economic growth in the strategic area
  • Complete Airport Master plan for the development of the Fulton County General Aviation Airport
  • Finalize transit plans for major corridors

2018 Strategic Initiatives 

  • Continue to provide TSPLOST oversight and reporting.
  • Move Fulton County's Transit Plan forward, and seek legislative funding options.
  • Implement GASB 77 reporting protocols, and enhance ROI and governance approach for tax abatement. 
  • Implement marketing campaign to raise awareness of and increase economic investment in Fulton County.
  • Align workforce development function with economic development and take the lead in coordination of business outreach and workforce development strategy.