125 senior apartments planned near downtown Fayetteville

125 senior apartments planned near downtown Fayetteville

A proposal by Atlanta-based OneStreet Development would bring the Hearthside Lafayette senior apartments to The Villages development on Ga. Highway 54 just west of downtown Fayetteville. Plans call for a 4-story building totaling 163,259 sq. ft. that would include 125 senior apartments. The building, constructed using EarthCraft standards, would be situated across from the Hampton […]

Rezoning showdown comes before Fayetteville Council Thursday

Rezoning showdown comes before Fayetteville Council Thursday

Will the future of a one-acre tract on Veterans Parkway be a tangle of trailers and sheds, an office building or none of the above? That’s the decision the Fayetteville City Council is faced with Thursday night as a controversial development comes up for a final vote. Jimmy Pace wants to develop a .94 acre […]

Fayetteville rezoning pits small developer against Pinewood

Fayetteville rezoning pits small developer against Pinewood

A tract of property less than an acre has ignited a controversy between a developer seeking to build an office building and the current Goliath of all local developers, Pinewood Forrest. The controversy is setting to engulf the City Council as they head towards a final vote. On Thursday night, the City Council heard from […]

Tyrone approves 6 production stages for TV, movies

Tyrone approves 6 production stages for TV, movies

The rezoning of 46 acres on Ga. Highway 74 along with the development plan for Founders Studios were unanimously approved by the Tyrone Town Council on July 20. The approval will bring the television and film industry to Tyrone in 2018. The approval after the public hearing came with no public comments. Above, architectural rendering […]

Fayetteville OKs $13.5 million budget quickly

Fayetteville OKs $13.5 million budget quickly

When it comes to approving its budget, Fayetteville wastes no time. The City Council spent less than 10 minutes Thursday night approving its various budgets for the next fiscal year. The general fund budget is $13.5 million, which is about $600,000 or just over 5 percent more than last year’s amended budget of $12.8 million. […]

30-year-old Fayetteville sewer deal draws county scrutiny

30-year-old Fayetteville sewer deal draws county scrutiny

A request to have property for a residential subdivision on Ga. Highway 92 North connected to Fayetteville’s sewer system had the Fayette County Commission on July 13 instructing staff to request additional clarification from the city. Though in the unincorporated area, the property has access to Fayetteville sewer by prior agreement between the city and […]