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City of Stone Mountain opens new welcome center in historic train depot

September 5, 2019

Atlanta Journal-Constitution

The depot is a landmark in the village, which is on the National Register of Historic Places. According to the city, granite was shipped from its platforms to areas around the country from 1857 to 1950.

State to help city of Stone Mountain shed its old reputation

May 10, 2019

Atlanta Journal-Constitution

“When, historically, people think about Stone Mountain Village, it was this place that wasn’t really open to outside influences,” City Manager ChaQuias Miller-Thornton said. “We’re beyond that. We don’t want that to continue to be our narrative.”