Volunteers construct the KaBoom! playground in Reid Park Volunteers construct the KaBoom! playground in Reid Park
Volunteers construct the KaBoom! playground in Reid Park
The KaBoom! Build in Reid Park The KaBoom! Build in Reid Park
The KaBoom! Build in Reid Park
Working the garden in Washington Heights Working the garden in Washington Heights
Working the garden in Washington Heights
Graham Heights wins Graham Heights wins
Graham Heights wins
A Graham Heights resident and campus guest converse at the Community Campus Forum A Graham Heights resident and campus guest converse at the Community Campus Forum
A Graham Heights resident and campus guest converse at the Community Campus Forum
Enderly Park residents speak at the Neighborhood Campus Forum Enderly Park residents speak at the Neighborhood Campus Forum
Enderly Park residents speak at the Neighborhood Campus Forum

Interesting maps enter the debate over the impact sports have on cities

April 10, 2013

The maps at the links below show creative ways to demonstrate the impact or lack of impact sports stadiums have on the overall revenue a city receives from their investments in sport stadiums.

The first link shows a heat map of sales in Atlanta, GA before and after the Men's Final Four. At the bottom of the short article, you can easily compare the Final Four weekend to the previous weekend. The second map shows how stadiums across North America have been funded, publicly or privately over time.

Atlanta Sales Heat Map

Stadium Funding Map