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The Tic Toc Room in downtown Macon was the site of a special dinner partyto see if a feasibility study on bringing minor league baseball back to Macon is necessary.

The party was invitation only,but a quorum of members from the UrbanDevelopment Authority were present, which made the meeting public. Macon Mayor Robert Reichert says he was inspired by howother cities, such as Greenvilleand Oklahoma City,have incorporated minor league baseball into revitalizing their downtown efforts. He says there is "a new energy here" and"sense of optimism here" indowntown Macon.

The design company Odell presented some of their completed projects, andCHA and Huntley partners was also apart of the presentation.