Voters overwhelmingly pass $250 million infrastructure fix AJC

In the end, it was an easy sell for a city sick of wacky traffic lights, decrepit sidewalks and potholes.

A small but certain group of Atlanta voters overwhelmingly approved Mayor Kasim Reed’s $250 million bond initiative on Tuesday, a move that allows the city to begin repairing and rebuilding long-overlooked roads, bridges, sidewalks and buildings.