In 2012, the city purchased the four-acre plot where the old Hall County Jail was with the plan to develop the property in the future as a part of the transformation of the midtown area.
More apartments could be headed Braselton’s way in South Hall.
Apartments and retail space are now planned on two long vacant pieces of property in Gainesville’s midtown.
The City of Helen is taking back its loading zones for their intended use, but that means horse-and-buggy operators will have to find a new area to pick up and drop off passengers.
With different groups planning to rally near downtown Dahlonega Saturday, Sept. 14, business owners and managers are facing a decision: stay open or shut down.
Millwood said she felt a six month moratorium would be plenty of time for a work session, full discussion, staff research and continued work until an ordinance that works for everyone was created.
A Georgia city is bracing for a rally organized by white supremacists in support of President Trump.
In addition, the ordinance would permit licensed catering companies to obtain a license to serve alcoholic beverages at events they cater in the city.
The longest-running Oktoberfest kicks off this week in Helen, highlighted by a parade on Saturday, Sept. 7, at noon in downtown.
A 334-unit apartment complex got initial approval Thursday night from the Flowery Branch City Council, following a lengthy discussion involving the developer and residents.