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Over 75 residents and business operators attended the Open House Monday, Sept. 8.
Residents, Business Community Turn Out to Help Plan City's 'Central Business District'
This past Monday the City of Peachtree Corners
hosted a Public Open House for a long-range planning effort for the City’s
“Central Business District” along Peachtree Parkway.
In addition to City staff, Councilmembers and
planning consultants, over 75 city stakeholders attended the event,
participating in interactive planning exercises focused on transportation “hot
spots,” future development opportunities, and issues prioritization. Thanks
to all who attended.
The next Public event for the Peachtree Corners
“Livable Centers Initiative” (LCI) is scheduled for Thursday, November 13,
2014. At that time, planning consultants expect to have conceptual
designs, transportation improvement ideas and potential market strategies for
folks to weigh-in on.
Fine Arts Gallery Celebrates New Peachtree Corners Location
R. Alexander Fine Art Gallery recently relocated from its Peachtree Industrial location in Peachtree Corners to a new venue on Peachtree Parkway and celebrated with an Open House.
Robert Harris, who along with his son Rob, operate the family-owned business, decided to add a new dimension to its new location - a sculpture garden. A cascading waterfall with flowering garden, statues and sculptures greet visitors at its new location. Read more ...
Join City Leaders in planning the Central Business District at an Open House at City Hall Monday, Sept. 8 from 6-8 p.m.
Creating Central Business District Next Big Step for Peachtree Corners
City leaders are inviting citizens and the local business community to an Open House to add their input into designing a plan to create a central business district - which will essentially be the heart of the city.
The Open House, scheduled for Monday, Sept. 8 from 6 - 8 p.m. at City Hall, is an opportunity for residents and business leaders to weigh in on issues such as redeveloping aging strip malls, ways to integrate pedestrian and bike paths within the business district and ideas for creating safe, efficient ways for foot traffic to cross Peachtree Parkway.
The Open House is part of the Livable Center Initiative (LCI) study which began in the spring and was made possible through a grant awarded by the Atlanta Regional Commission. Read more ...
Mayor Mason presents recycling rewards gift cards to John O'Reilly and the Stohmeyer family.
Recycling Pays Off
Two families learned first hand that recycling in Peachtree Corners has fringe benefits.
At the August 19th City Council meeting, Peachtree Corners residents John O'Reilly and the Stohmeyer family were presented with $50 Visa Gift Cards courtesy of Waste Pro.
The recycling rewards winners were part of a random drawing sponsored by Waste Pro to encourage recycling. To find out more about the program, visit www.wasteprorewards.com
Mayor Mike Mason recognized the 13 member softball team for their excellent achievement at the Aug. 19, 2014 City Council meeting.
Peachtree Corners 12U Girls Softball Team Recognized
At Tuesday's City Council meeting Mayor Mike Mason recognized and congratulated the Peachtree Corners' 12U Girls Softball Team for their outstanding performance at the USSSA World Series this summer.
The All Star team, comprised of Ann Margaret Jones, Annabelle Nowak, Bella Krauth, Brooke Weaver, De'Areya Porter, Emma Kate Means, Emma O'Dell, Gabby Pappas, Kedzie Howe, Isabel Rodriguez, Riley Keller, Sierra Blackburn and Tatum Lowe, captured 4th place at the Gulf Shores event. The team is coached by City Council member Jay Lowe.
Long-Awaited Sprouts Farmers Market Opens
City Council on Hand for Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony
We’ve watched the construction for months, now the wait is over. Sprouts Farmers Market officially opened on Wednesday, Aug. 20.
Crowds eager to see and shop in the new store queued up for the 7 a.m. opening in Peachtree Corners. City leaders had the chance to see the store on Tuesday before its official opening and joined store staff in celebration with a ribbon-cutting ceremony.
The new store is located at 5130 Peachtree Parkway, telephone: 678-690-1249; website: www.sprouts.com Read more ...