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The Roswell Riverwalk proposed 550 million

The group behind this $500 million development slated for the southeast quadrant of the GA 400/Holcomb Bridge interchange presented the proposal at the town Hall Meeting. The proposal includes over 1,500 residences, 1.7 million square feet of office and 500,000

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Roswell Riverwalk Village

Repost from Geoff Smith’s newsletter gsmith@lendtheway.com Issue: 141114 November 14, 2014 Roswell Riverwalk Emerges in Wake of Avalon Alpharetta’s game-changing Avalon development opened last week as the largest project of its kind under construction in the country. Rather than catch its

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Upcoming Holcomb Bridge Road Projects

Road improvements will begin next week by the Roswell DOT and Georgia Department of Transportation (GDOT). Improvements are planned for Old Alabama/Holcomb Bridge Rd and Holcomb Bridge Road/Warsaw Road intersections. First up is to improve the Old Alabama Road at

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Avalon Community Construction

Avalon is located here in the heart of Alpharetta Georgia. It is a multi-mix use community. It has mall, residential, and everything in between. It is the largest current construction site in Georgia. There are going to be movie theaters

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West Roswell Elementary Construction

Construction of West Roswell Elementary has begun with the demolition of existing structures and has moved to the point of site preparation. Upon completion of the new facility on 2015, the school will be the temporary home to the students

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Roswell Beautification

Spring is strolling into the City of Roswell as improvement continues on their sidewalk system. Later this week, after the city has installed a nice sidewalk along Highway nine, the car wash will be open once again. The beautification of

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New Fulton County School

Well its official, Roswell is getting a new elementary school across from the dairy queen. School board officials rolled out the plans at a meeting today at 6:30 at the Roswell North Elementary School. This will be a great infusion

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UDC Vote Update

UDC Plan has passed! UDC vote set for Monday, February 24, 2014 – Mayor and City Council Meeting, 7 p.m., Council Chambers, Second Reading of Ordinance and Map. Vote was deferred from Feb. 10, 2014, Mayor and Council Meeting. Information

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Roswell City Walk

Roswellians are looking forward to Roswell City Walk, the new 320-unit upscale apartments being built on the former site of the 150-unit Frazier Street apartments. This new project by Lennar Homes is within walking distance to the successful Canton Street

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Traffic Alleviation In and Around Roswell

Challenging projects abound for current and future traffic issues. Over the next 5 yrs road and bridge problems planned can be viewed in this pdf. Check out Michael D Hadden’s post about the proposed projects www.newurbanroswell.com/blog The addition of the

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