You have reached your limit of free articles this month.

Enjoy unlimited access to myAJC.com

Starting at just 99¢ for 8 weeks.

GREAT REASONS TO SUBSCRIBE TODAY!

  • IN-DEPTH REPORTING
  • INTERACTIVE STORYTELLING
  • NEW TOPICS & COVERAGE
  • ePAPER
X

You have read of premium articles.

Get unlimited access to all of our breaking news, in-depth coverage and bonus content- exclusively for subscribers. Starting at just 99¢ for 8 weeks

X

Welcome to myAJC.com

This subscriber-only site gives you exclusive access to breaking news, in-depth coverage, exclusive interactives and bonus content.

You can read free articles of your choice a month that are only available on myAJC.com.

breaking news

Mom in Atlanta house fire dies one day after baby

Whole Foods project outside Decatur announces retail tenants


S.J. Collins Enterprises has announced five retail tenants for North Decatur Square, the mixed-use development northeast of Decatur city limits that’ll be anchored by a 365 By Whole Foods store.

The businesses are Avalon Nail Spa, gusto! Wood Fire Grill, Hollywood Feed, Sage Dental and a Mexican/Korean restaurant called Takorea. All are expected to open in fall 2018.

Related: A photo guide to Your DeKalb Farmers Market

S.J. Collins partner Jeff Garrison said the 11-acre development will eventually include a bank and two more restaurants new to metro Atlanta.

For now Whole Foods is also scheduled to open in fall 2018. Collins has collaborated with the Austin, Texas-based grocery chain on 18 developments. At 35,000 square feet, the Decatur store is the largest 365 nationally either now open or on the drawing board.

North Decatur Square will total 86,000 square feet of grocery, restaurants and specialty retail, along with approximately 288 apartments, 10 percent set aside for affordable housing. The apartments, Garrison said, will open in spring 2019.

The site previously housed a Nalley Nissan and Infiniti dealership, both now relocated to Doraville. Garrison said demolition of the dealership structures should start late April/early May.

He added that the project has also been approved by DeKalb County for sewer capacity.



Reader Comments ...


Next Up in Local

130-unit retirement community coming to N. Fulton
130-unit retirement community coming to N. Fulton

Folks driving on Crossville Road in Roswell might turn and ask, “What’s being built there?” when they pass the under-construction patch of land across from Bent Grass Drive. The answer: A retirement community is coming to Roswell. Construction began Jan. 31 for the Vickery Rose Resort Lifestyle Community, a group of a 130...
BREAKING: Mom in Atlanta house fire dies one day after baby
BREAKING: Mom in Atlanta house fire dies one day after baby

One day after a 3-month-old girl was killed in a northwest Atlanta house fire, the baby’s mother died, officials said Tuesday. Rhonda Johnson, 29, died Friday at a local hospital, the Fulton County Medical Examiner’s Office said. Firefighters responded to the area of Paines Avenue between Fox Street and Donald Lee Hollowell Parkway...
Gwinnett Domino’s fails health inspection
Gwinnett Domino’s fails health inspection

A Lawrenceville Domino’s has failed a routine health inspection, according to Gwinnett County records. The pizza shop on Highway 29 was cited for multiple violations, including pizza toppings being kept at too warm a temperature and a lack of thermometers in the walk-in cooler and prep cooler, according to the failing report. An employee was...
Woman jailed for playing Ed Sheeran song loud and on repeat
Woman jailed for playing Ed Sheeran song loud and on repeat

An English judge handed down an eight-week jail sentence Monday to a woman who played an Ed Sheeran song at top volume and on repeat for an hour, according to multiple reports. Sonia Bryce, 36, played Sheeran’s “Shape of You” on repeat, despite complaints from her neighbors and their five children, The Telegraph reported. “I...
Jon Richards honored in Georgia House as ‘powerful force for good’
Jon Richards honored in Georgia House as ‘powerful force for good’

On one of the busiest days of the legislative session, House Speaker David Ralston took the microphone and asked lawmakers to honor Jon Richards, a conservative writer and volunteer who died on Sunday of complications of cancer.
More Stories