All People have Economic Opportunities

2018 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.

2017 Accomplishments  

  • Implemented TSPLOST oversight/reporting.
  • Established GASB 77 reporting protocols. 
  • Engaged EY to develop evaluation and governance standards for tax abated projects.
  • Closed 16 bond deals resulting in $1.3B of private capital investments for Fulton County.
  • Concluded Fulton County transit system study with ARC.