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When employees at the new KEDPlasma found themselves ready to work, but unable to use their new Lilburn facility due to a construction delay, they were determined not to let their idle hands become the devil’s workshop, and set about doing some extra good. KEDPlasma specializes in the collection and procurement of high-quality blood plasma […]

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Sep 29 2017

A proposed redevelopment of 88 acres at the corner of Hugh Howell Road and Mountain Industrial Boulevard in Tucker required changing the Comprehensive Land Use Plan in order to accommodate the developers’ request for high density low-cost apartments failed to win approval from Tucker’s City Council on August 30. Before a packed chamber in the […]

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There are multiple improvements planned or in the works at any one time. Click here to download the comprehensive status update on the CID’s major initiatives.

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During her campaign, Sherry Boston promised a “new day” in DeKalb County, and pledged to restore the public’s trust in an efficient and transparent District Attorney’s office. Though she’s only been in office since January, Boston has already taken bold steps to lead the county out of political infighting and scandals and focused her efforts […]

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Two highly anticipated additions to the CID are progressing mostly on schedule. The coming expansion of the Emory Genetics Laboratory (EGL) is under construction, but it will not start operations for several months. The EGL agreed to modify their landscape plans on Mountain Industrial Boulevard to more closely match the landscape master plan developed by […]

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The Stone Mountain CID thanks Larry Callahan for his service as an original Board Member and the first CID Chairman. His leadership and industry knowledge were instrumental in creating the CID and successfully guiding its programs, projects and growth strategies.

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Details emerging about the proposed mixed use development at the corner of Hugh Howell Road and Mountain Industrial Boulevard (known locally as “the old Sears property,”) are creating excitement and a sense of anticipation among nearby neighbors and area residents. Developer Stephen Macauley of Macauley and Schmit has proposed a redevelopment of the former Sears warehouse in the City […]

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For the first time in its history, there are now overhead lights illuminating the Mountain Industrial Boulevard bridge over Highway 78. Installers recently added 10 light posts along the busy crossing to help drivers navigate the bridge in darkness. The fixtures use low-energy consumption light-emitting diodes (LED) for bright, cost-effective visibility. The lighting project was funded through a […]

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The Stone Mountain CID continues to benefit from the commitment of strong community and business leaders. Recently property owner elections added dynamic individuals serving on the CID’s Board of Directors. Kris Miller, Ackerman & Co. In his role as President of Ackerman & Co., Kris Miller sets the strategic direction for the firm’s investment, management and leasing initiatives. He is […]

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Live entertainment, vendors and even a parade are all part of the fun at the day-long Tucker Day celebration. Click for more a complete schedule of events – www.tuckerday.com.

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