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CITY HALL ATLANTA, GA. 30303
December 1, 1967 Tel. 522-4463 Area Code 404
IVAN ALLEN, JR., MAYOR
R. EARL LANDERS, Administrative Assistant
MRS. ANN M. MOSES, Executive Secretary
DAN E. SWEAT, JR., Director of Governmental Liaison
To: Mayor Ivan Allen, Jr.
From: Malcolm Jones
Re: the attached pertaining to the 45 acre tract on Bankhead
Highway rezoned October 16 for 540 units of Public Housing
under the Turnkey Program.
Mr. Ray Hanson says the report is partially true; that due to
recent Federal cutbacks on spending, his regional allocation
has been used up, but Washington holds several thousand units
yet in its hip pocket for special allocations; that he is getting
off a special request to Washington Monday for additional
allocations which will definitely include the Bankhead Highway
site and he has reason to believe it will be approved; that after
his request gets to Washington, if he has any trouble breaking
the allocations loose, he may call on you to lend a helping
The Hollywood Road site and the Gilbert Road-Flynn Road
site are not affected by this situation.