Cities In The News

College Park

College Park has started up a podcast about who and what you should know in the city

August 12, 2019

Neighbor News

Jones described each podcast episode as a candid conversation with officials, residents, business owners, developers and city staff on happenings in College Park.

College Park City Council unanimously approves Airport City project

August 8, 2019

Atlanta Business Chronicle

The new master plan by Sizemore Group of Atlanta calls for nearly 5 million square feet of class A office, including corporate headquarters; as many as six hotels; and 758,000 square feet of retail, including multiple restaurants and a premium outlet mall.

New College Park basketball arena to create over 100 permanent jobs

July 24, 2019

Atlanta Business Chronicle

The Gateway Center Arena is the soon-to-be home of the Atlanta Hawks’ G-League team, the College Park Skyhawks. The 100,000-square-foot arena will also serve as a multi-purpose facility, with comedy performances, live concerts and other events.

College Park aims higher with new $700M+ Airport City master plan

July 19, 2019

Atlanta Business Chronicle

The City of College Park has a new master plan for the mixed-use development it plans on 420 acres it owns west of Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport, having parted ways with the original proposed master developer.

East Point, College Park get federal money to clean contaminated sites

June 6, 2019

Atlanta Journal-Constitution

The EPA gave out more than $64 million in grants to 149 communities Wednesday. They aim to help transform contaminated sites to areas that will bring economic development and create jobs

Canadian produce company to create 100 jobs in Atlanta with Southeast expansion

April 3, 2019

Atlanta Journal-Constitution

The EarthFresh Atlanta facility will employ over 100 people when fully operational in September 2019. The new location offers the company the ability to better service the southeastern and south central United States, delivering fresher product faster to market.