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ADEDC hosts groundbreaking on East Albany development

February 26, 2021 > Posted in Community, Events, News, News & Events

Albany, Ga. – The Albany-Dougherty Economic Development Commission today held a groundbreaking ceremony for One Leaf Community Store, a mixed-use, community-focused retail development serving East Albany. 

The development –which will encompass a total of eight businesses including a gas station, barber shop, post office, clothing store, ice cream shop, café, restaurant and beverage store – was designed with the community’s needs in mind. 

“We’re excited about this project because it will serve to meet many needs of the surrounding area and the community as a whole,” said Jaymin Patel, Developer of One Leaf. “We choose to refer to this development specifically as a ‘community store,’ because that’s the goal, is to serve the community.”

The One Leaf Community Store is located at 1629 Clark Avenue, with close proximity to Highways 19 and 82, and will be easily accessible by East Albany residents. 

“The vision for this community store is to be a one-stop-shop for the East Albany Community, allowing this single location to meet a variety of needs, within driving, or even walking distance,” said ADEDC President and CEO Jana Dyke. “This signifies great momentum for our community in terms of retail development and service delivery, while also serving as yet another asset in one of our most essential transportation corridors”

One Leaf Community Store is projected to open by late 2021.

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The Albany-Dougherty Economic Development Commission is a public-private partnership whose mission is to foster new investment and job creation through the recruitment, retention and expansion of industry for Albany-Dougherty County. To learn more, visit www.choosealbany.com.


Public Notice – ADEDC Board Meeting 12/16/2020

December 14, 2020 > Posted in Events, News & Events

THE ALBANY-DOUGHERTY ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COMMISSION WILL HOLD A “ZOOM” BOARD MEETING

WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 16, 2020 1:00 P.M.

BOARDROOM / VIA TELECONFERENCE

ALBANY-DOUGHERTY ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COMMISSION

125 PINE AVENUE, SUITE 200 ALBANY, GEORGIA 31701

THIS IS A PUBLIC MEETING


Community Listening Session on Workforce Development in Albany-Dougherty County

September 6, 2019 > Posted in Events, News & Events


Water Works in Albany – An Update on Water Utility Systems

September 6, 2019 > Posted in Events, News & Events

Albany Mayor Dorothy Hubbard and her Coalition for Economic Development will host a public forum on Tuesday, September 17 providing information on the newly contracted water infrastructure management company Constantine.

Albany COUNTS – Census 2020

May 3, 2019 > Posted in Community, Events, News & Events

Albany Mayor Dorothy Hubbard and her Coalition for Economic Development will host a public forum on Tuesday, May 14 providing information on the upcoming 2020 census count and its importance in Albany-Dougherty county.
Albany Mayor Dorothy Hubbard and her Coalition for Economic Development will host a public forum on Tuesday, May 14 providing information on the upcoming 2020 census count and its importance in Albany-Dougherty county. 
 
The national census, which requires households to report its total number of occupants, occurs every ten years and serves as the official population count for states and their municipalities.