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Redeveloping Fort McPherson for Civilian Use

Mar 14, 2013

Fort McPherson--first opened south of Atlanta in the 1880s--was ordered in 2005 to begin shutting down or transferring its operations as part of the Base Realignment and Closure Act.  In 2006, a state-chartered authority began drawing up plans for converting the military base to civilian use.  Jack Sprott is executive director of that body--the McPherson Implementing Redevelopment Authority.  Here, he talks with WABE's Steve Goss...

McPherson Implementing Local Redevelopment Authority Executive Director Jack Sprott