The Marietta City Council, urged on by local businesses, has been considering creating an open container district in and around Marietta Square.  Other Cobb cities including Smyrna, Kennesaw, and Acworth have already created similar entertainment districts in their own downtowns.  Marietta Mayor Steve Tumlin vetoed the measure, saying it had the potential to threaten the city’s family-friendly atmosphere, despite it passing 5-1 with one abstention.  The measure has another opportunity to pass next week, but with the opposition of the mayor, its fate is DRIFTING…

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