Major Development Annoucements

Things are always taking off in the City of Hapeville!

Here you'll find a list of some of the recent major commercial developments currently in progress within the City of Hapeville. [ You may contact our Economic Development Department at (404) 669-8269 from Monday to Friday at 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM for additional information regarding upcoming development projects. ]

Ground Breaking Ceremony

Groundbreaking of the Hapeville Public Library (November 2019)


Porsche Announces Atlanta Service Center HQ ExpansionPorsche Service Center - Construction site

Phased project will start with construction of the Porsche Service Center South Atlanta, followed by a Porsche Classic Factory Restoration facility, and a Porsche Experience Center Atlanta track extension

Project Status: Approved

Brief Description: Site plan from Steven Ellis on behalf of PRO Building Systems, Inc, to develop a specialty auto service center and repair facility as a component of Porsche Cars of North America's corporate campus concept on Porsche Avenue.

Application | Press Release


Hapeville Public Library Renovation Hapeville Public Library Renovation

Project Status: Approved

Brief Description: The Hapeville Library will close on Monday, October 7 at 6 p.m. to prepare for new building construction.

Application


591 King Arnold Street 591 King Arnold Street - Elevations Page 2

Project Status: Approved

Brief Description: The Myrtle Garden will include 18-unit town-homes to be located on King Arnold Street by Office of Design.

Application



The Landing at Virginia Park Elkins Street - Water Color and Line Drawing

Project Status: Approved

Brief Description: The Landing at Virginia Park begins construction of a townhome by the VC1 and Fisher Allen Group (rekast LLC).

Application


Towne Place Suites Towne Place Suites

Project Status: Approved

Brief Description: Construction of a 112-room, 7-story, 9,350-square foot Towne Place Hotel located at 3424 Norman Berry Drive.

Application


Embassy Suites Hotel - 3399 International Boulevard Embassy Suites Elevations

Project Status: Approved

Brief Description: Construction of a 174-room, 156,900-square foot; Modern hotel with 2 pools and restaurant, located within a half-mile of Hartsfield - Jackson Atlanta International Airport and the Airport MARTA Station.

Application


RaceTrac Gas Station - 1180 Virginia Avenue RaceTrac Gas Station

Project Status: Complete

Brief Description: 156,900-square foot; RaceTrac's opens its 500th store in Hapeville. RaceTrac Petroleum plans to construct a convenience market and fueling facility.

Application

Demolition/Future Restaurant - 816 South Central Avenue Demolition/Future Restaurant

Project Status: Construction Pending

Brief Description: Demolition of the existing 994-square foot building and construction of a 2,918-square foot full service restaurant with outside dining.

Application

Mixed Use Commercial/Retail - 925 Virginia Avenue Mixed Use Commercial/Retail

Project Status: Approved

Brief Description: Construction of a 22,000-square foot mixed use commercial/retail building

Application

Smoothie King Renovation - 876 Virginia Avenue Smoothie King Rendering

Project Status: Complete

Brief Description: Renovation of an existing commercial building for a Smoothie King restaurant and one tenant space.

Application

Luxury Brand Kimpton Hotel Two Porsche Drive Solis Hotel Two Porsche Drive

Project Status: Complete

See Photographs from the Groundbreaking

January 8th, 2016 - Luxury Hotel Announced at 2 Porsche Drive, Hapeville, GA

Excerpt from the Kimpton (formerly known as Solis) Hotel Group Official Press Release: "The City of Hapeville is so pleased to see this world-class project moving forward. We have worked diligently, with the ACRON development team and with our partner, the Hapeville Development Authority, to see this day become a reality. This project represents major progress for our community. As we embark on 2016, Hapeville's Commemorative 125th year, this project symbolizes many new possibilities on the horizon for our community," said Mayor Alan Hallman, City of Hapeville, Georgia

The City will continue to announce further details in the future as they are readily available, so check back for details! For questions on this project, please contact the City Manager.

Download the Solis Hotel 1-6-16 Official Press Release (PDF)

Corner Tavern & Tren Loco Corner Tavern

Project Status: Approved

Rabb Family, City of Hapeville & Hapeville Development Authority partnership.

Groundbreaking took place September 10, 2016. Expected to open Early 2017 as Corner Tavern and Tren Loco restaurants; a $1.5M Project at Dearborn Plaza on North Central Avenue. Two new restaurants in downtown Hapeville! The first building will be a 6,500 square-foot, two-story building with a brick façade. It will be built in a style similar to the surrounding historic buildings of the area. The first floor will house a Corner Tavern restaurant with the second floor serving as the new corporate headquarters for the company.

The second restaurant will be Tren Loco, a taqueria and a new concept for the company. The building will be a 2,000 square-foot L-shaped structure built partially from repurposed shipping containers. There will be space for outdoor dining along North Central Avenue in front of the Corner Tavern and an additional large courtyard for outdoor dining located between the two restaurants.

See the September groundbreaking and follow construction progress photos.