Atlanta's community bankers aren't expecting a windfall of new business once the 1996 Olympics hit town. But they will benefit from the ripple effect.

"We definitely think the economic impact of the Olympics will mean some spillover," said James Powell, president of Northside Bank in Roswell, which is 30 minutes from Atlanta. "The big infrastructure improvements are bound to affect all of us in the metro area."

Limited Time Offer

Save $400 off your subscription. Special offer ends April 30, 2017.

14-Day Free Trial

No credit card required. Complete access to articles, breaking news and industry data.