Where the new $1 billion Atlanta Falcons stadium will be located is now in the hands of two church congregations.
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Thursday: The congregation of Mount Vernon Baptist Church will vote on a deal to sell its property.
Within 10 days: The congregation of Friendship Baptist Church will vote on a deal to sell its property (vote not yet scheduled).
Oct. 1: Deadline for the Falcons and the GWCCA to settle on a stadium site.
Oct. 31: Deadline for preliminary schematic drawings to be completed.
Mid-2014: Construction is scheduled to begin.
March 2017: Construction is scheduled to be completed.