clear
Tuesday May 5th, 2015 2:21PM

New N. Hall apartments to be part of huge mixed-used development

By Ken Stanford Reporter
GAINESVILLE - Those new apartments that are planned in North Hall will be just one component in an 82-acre mixed-use development.

Plans were announced a few days ago for a 288-unit, gated apartment complex near Thompson Bridge and Price roads. (See earlier story.)

According to the application from Riverbrook Development Partners, LLC, "the overall vision of Riverbrook Village is to become a mixed-use development with retail shopping, restaurants, commercial outparcels, and a gated residential apartment community."

In asking that its previously approved master site plan be amended, Riverbrook is requesting that 60 acres be set aside for commercial development and 22 for residential development.

"Changes made to the current rezoning plan include a 1,200 linear-foot reduction in stream buffer disturbance, a reduction in PCD (Planned Commercial Development) square footage from 373,450 to 316,000, and an increase in PRD (Planned Residential Development) density from 62 attached townhomes to 288 apartment units," according to the request.

The site already is home to a CVS Pharmacy. The developers are proposing the following additional office/commercial components: 279,500 square feet retail; 21,000 square feet office; 3,500 square feet restaurant; 6,000 square feet gas station; and 6,000 square feet day care.

The proposal is to go before the Hall County Planning Commission on Monday.
© Copyright 2015 AccessNorthGa.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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed without permission.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
Dump truck driver in serious condition after Gainesville wreck
A male dump truck driver is in serious condition after his truck overturned on Queen City Parkway Tuesday morning.
1:00PM ( 1 hour ago )
Bicyclist killed in Jackson Co. hit and run was local pastor
The bicyclist killed in a crash with a hit and run driver Monday has been identified as a Gainesville pastor.
12:11PM ( 2 hours ago )
One killed in morning rush hour crash on Hwy. 316
A traffic accident that blocked Georgia SR 316 for most of the morning rush hour Tuesday left one person dead, according to the Georgia State Patrol.
11:25AM ( 2 hours ago )
Virginia murder suspect caught in Toccoa
Police say the former son-in-law of a man found shot to death in Virginia has been charged with first-degree murder.
By Associated Press
10:51AM ( 3 hours ago )
Two Gwinnett police officers hit, injured by vehicle during pursuit
Authorities are reporting that three Gwinnett County police officers were struck by a vehicle during an incident in the Snellville area early Tuesday morning.
By AccessWDUN staff
6:53AM ( 7 hours ago )