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Below are the "shovel-ready" projects for which this city submitted in the 2008 U.S. Conference of Mayors report. You can click on a project to read (and add to) its description. You can also discuss the project and vote on whether you believe it is critical or not.
The total cost of all the projects submitted by Marietta is $8,344,059
|Description||City||State||Jobs||Cost||Program Type||Vote Ratio|
|Roswell Street - 1,500 linear foot road widening project between Olive Street and Fairground Street to add capacity and upgraded pedestrian access along a main corridor into the downtown area||Marietta||GA||20||$1,443,110||Streets/Roads||-26|
|Kennesaw Avenue Bridge - project is to replace an existing bridge with an 42 foot arch culvert and widen bridge to accommodate future road and sidewalk expansion for a major vehicular and pedestrian corridor into the downtown business district||Marietta||GA||18||$750,000||Streets/Roads||-13|
|Alexander Street Reconstruction - project includes the reconstruction and widening of 550 linear foot of existing roadway in the downtown business area||Marietta||GA||11||$330,000||Streets/Roads||-12|
|Lake Drive and South Marietta Parkway Intersection Improvements - project includes the addition of a right turning lane, intersection and drainage improvements to improve safety at an existing intersection||Marietta||GA||12||$250,000||Streets/Roads||-5|
|Sewer System Improvements||Marietta||GA||9||$1,200,000||Water||17|
|Water System Improvements Project||Marietta||GA||9||$800,000||Water||18|
|Olley Basin @ Bellemeade Sewer Replacement||Marietta||GA||9||$450,000||Water||5|
|Rottenwood Basin @ Smithstone Sewer Rehab.||Marietta||GA||9||$350,000||Water||2|
|Renaissance District - project is to construct intersection improvements, crosswalks, sidewalks and gateway improvements in an urban renewal portion of the downtown area||Marietta||GA||16||$953,654||CDBG||-22|
|Wylie Road Sidewalk - project is to construct a sidewalk with slight road modifications for safety purposes, to allow residents along the corridor to safely walk to public transit locations. Total project length is 1050 linear feet||Marietta||GA||10||$228,765||CDBG||-11|
|Roswell Road Sidewalk- project is to construct a sidewalk along and existing 5 lane road, total project length is 1830 linear feet and extends pedestrian connectivity to the downtown business district.||Marietta||GA||10||$215,000||CDBG||-14|
|Burnt Hickory Sidewalk - 2500 linear foot sidewalk project between Whitlock Avenue and Devonwood Trail to promote pedestrian access and improve sidewalk connectivity in western portion of the city||Marietta||GA||12||$162,500||CDBG||-28|
|Charles Avenue Drainage Improvements - project is to construct 500 feet of storm pipe, inlets and curb and gutter to improve drainage within an older residential area to minimize property damage||Marietta||GA||10||$75,000||CDBG||8|
|Community Outreach Officers||Marietta||GA||2||$142,600||Public Safety||-38|
|School Resource Officers||Marietta||GA||2||$142,600||Public Safety||-24|
|Community Services Representatives||Marietta||GA||2||$127,700||Public Safety||-34|
|Domestic Violence Response / Prevention Investigator||Marietta||GA||1||$71,300||Public Safety||-15|
|Add solar panels to athletic areas at Marietta Middle School and Marietta High School||Marietta||GA||0||$500,000||Schools||-65|
|Add school-wide wireless access to Marietta High School||Marietta||GA||0||$151,830||Schools||-118|