rain
Sunday July 5th, 2015 12:31AM

Milton Martin Toyota planning to relocate to Oakwood

By Staff
GAINESVILLE - Milton Martin Toyota announced Wednesday that a new dealership it plans in Oakwood will mean the closing of the landmark Browns Bridge Road location.

Plans for the Oakwood dealership, near Exit 17 on I-985, surfaced at Monday night's Oakwood City Council meeting. City officials were told construction could begin before next spring. (See earlier story.)

Company officials say the dealership is currently in the planning stage of a building program to accommodate continued growth and the need for a larger facility.

"Our primary intent in building a new dealership is to better serve our customers by providing a state-of-the art facility with the same family friendly environment we have always offered," said General Manager, Tommy Martin.

The new building will combine the operations of the Sales, Service, Parts and Business Departments and will also include a stand-alone Collision Center.

"Our goal in relocating is to provide an easy access location for our Hall County customers while preparing for the future growth of our community," Martin added.

Milton Martin Toyota is a third generation family-owned and operated dealership which has been in business 53 years. The dealership employs more than 100 people and has received numerous awards this past year and in previous years including the Toyota
© Copyright 2015 AccessWDUN.com
All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed without permission.
Fiscal cliff may determine gas prices at start of 2013
Retail gas prices climb as 2012 comes to end. While gas prices are likely to rise into next year, whether or not a deal is made to avoid the fiscal cliff will determine if prices continue on an upward trend.
6:18AM ( 2 years ago )
Business News
Couch names administrative team
Ahead of his scheduled swearing in Friday, Hall County Sheriff-elect Gerald Couch named his top administrative team Monday.
6:28PM ( 2 years ago )
Tech beats Southern California in Sun Bowl
Tevin Washington threw a touchdown pass and ran for another score to help Georgia Tech beat Southern California 21-7 on Monday in the Sun Bowl.
5:54PM ( 2 years ago )
Hall Co. officials launch health-based initiative for employees
Hall County officials believe healthy county employees will be of greater service to the county. With that in mind, they have created a health-based fitness initiative to provide free fitness training for county workers.
5:46PM ( 2 years ago )
Local/State News
Obama: Freedom is paid for by men and women of US military
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama says U.S. service members make it possible to enjoy the "incredible blessings" in the greatest country on earth.He says "freedom is not free" but is paid for b...
11:58PM ( 33 minutes ago )
Demorest Fourth of July Parade a Success
Approximately 2600 people watch the Glorious Fourth of July Parade in Demorest this morning.
5:01PM ( 7 hours ago )
Lobby of new Brenau physical therapy school named for Ralph & Mary Cleveland
In celebration of a major gift to the Brenau University ForeverGold campaign, the lobby of Brenau's physical therapy school at the Brenau Downtown Center was dedicated Friday in memory of Ralph W. Cleveland and in honor of his wife, Mary Cleveland.
By AccessWDUN staff
2:00PM ( 10 hours ago )
Longtime Gainesville-area GBI agent dies
A former GBI agent who was instrumental in the formation of the Appalachian Drug Task Force has died.
By AccessWDUN Staff
1:14PM ( 11 hours ago )
Cleveland detour to start Monday
The Georgia Department of Transportation says a detour associated with work on the Cleveland ByPass is scheduled to begin Monday.
By AccessWDUN staff
11:50AM ( 12 hours ago )