Now the space includes expanses of lush natural grass, wide walkways, a playground and a pavilion.
Falcons owner Arthur Blank, Home Depot CEO Craig Menear and Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms participated in a ceremony opening the space Tuesday.
“The Home Depot Backyard is an incredibly beautiful space that will be used in so many great ways for community events, sponsored events and game-day activities,” Menear said. “Most importantly, the Home Depot Backyard is the backdrop for all that is taking place to revitalize Atlanta’s Westside.”
Players from the Westside Flag Football League ran through an orange ribbon to signify the official opening.
Where is Home Depot Backyard?
The official address is 1 Backyard Way, Atlanta, GA 30313. Visit the Home Depot Backyard web site.
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