Olympics annoucement showed 'Atlanta has arrived'

Andrew Young talks about how the Games helped Atlanta grow.

ATLANTA -- The announcement that the Centennial Olympics would be held in Atlanta was a sign that Atlanta had arrived, former Mayor and U.N. Ambassador Andrew Young said.

In the video above, Young compares the city then and the city now.

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