Daily Archives: April 30, 2015

Community group wants stricter law for parents that host ‘drinking parties’

A campaign from AVPRIDE, the Fayette County based Youth Leadership Development organization, has sought to expand awareness of youth drinking habits in the county and encourage the passage of a “social hosting” ordinance that would punish parents that host parties that involve underage drinking. Michael Mumper and other AVPRIDE representatives have been presenting before local…

Fayetteville planners consider four-story hospital expansion

Piedmont Fayette Hospital officially submitted development plans to Fayetteville earlier this month for their proposed 87,000-square-foot, four-story addition to the northeast side of the hospital building. While Planning and Zoning Commission members got their first briefing on the project during their April regular meeting, they were scheduled to review and vote on the hospital’s development…

Pinewood Forrest neighbors want less density, more details

If Pinewood Atlanta Holdings, which owns Pinewood Atlanta Studios, is granted annexation and rezoning permission, the development group plans to build two hotels, several parks, a small amphitheater, a chapel, more than 175,000 square feet of commercial buildings, 714 single-family homes and 324 apartment homes on 232 acres of land, about a fourth of which…

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