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Long-awaited grocery store opens at Moores Mill Road and Marietta Boulevard

Post Date:05/30/2017 5:03 PM

News Release

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Council Communications
Atlanta City Hall
55 Trinity Ave. S.W.
Atlanta, GA 30303
 

Contact:
Dexter M. Chambers
Council Communications Director
(404) 330-6309/392-0159
dchambers@atlantaga.gov

May 30, 2017

 

Long-awaited grocery store opens at Moores Mill Road and Marietta Boulevard

ATLANTA – Atlanta City Councilmember Felicia Moore will join Publix Super Market officials and South Carolina-based developer Edens for the opening of the area’s newest Publix at Moores Mill Road and Marietta Boulevard at 6:30 a.m. on Wednesday, May 31.

The project include 70,000 square feet of retail, including a 45,600-square-foot Publix store. A second phase will include 345 apartments and additional retail.

The development is expected to create about 300 permanent jobs and $2 million in annual sales tax revenue. The project ultimately will receive the benefit of $5.5 million in various city incentive programs.

It’s a grocery store more than a decade in the making.

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