Development Authority of Cobb County OKs Home Depo...
by Hilary Butschek
04:00 AM, Wednesday, March 04
MARIETTA — The Development Authority of Cobb County voted unanimously Tuesday to approve tax breaks for The Home Depot in exchange for $200 million in bond revenue the company promises to spend in the county. At a special called meeting, the devel...

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