ATLANTA (December 13, 2017) | Sen. Jeff Mullis (R – Chickamauga), local elected officials and family members of Alex Cooley and Peter Conlon will be attending a road dedication ceremony on Friday, December 15th at 11:30 a.m. in Byron, Georgia.
The Cooley – Conlon Parkway will be dedicated to Mr. Cooley and Mr. Conlon for all of their contributions to Georgia’s music industry. They joined together in 1982 to create Concert/Southern Promotions. Along with numerous other achievements, in 1994 the two founded the Music Midtown Festival, which has grown to an internationally recognized success, attracting 300,000 music fans and more than 100 major and up-and-coming acts representing all genres of music on the festival’s outdoor stages.
WHO: Sen. Jeff Mullis
Local Elected Officials
Family members of Alex Cooley and Peter Conlon
WHAT: Road Dedication Ceremony – Cooley – Conlon Parkway
WHEN: Friday, December 15, 2017
WHERE: Byron Raceway
4015 US Highway 41
Byron, Georgia 31008
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For Immediate Release:
December 13, 2017
Ines Owens, Director