ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT NEWSLETTER                               May 2017

Revitalizing Walnut Square Mall Area
The city of Dalton is working with Hull Property Group, which purchased Walnut Square Mall in 2016, on a tax allocation district plan to not only upgrade the mall but "revitalize that entire area," Mayor Dennis Mock says. 

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Governor Approves Expansion for GNTC
On Monday, May 1, Governor Nathan Deal  signed off on the State of Georgia's Fiscal Year 2018 budget. Included in the legislation is $18.7 million to build a 75,000-square foot facility located on the GNTC campus serving Whitfield and Murray Counties. This will be the first new construction on the Whitfield Murray campus of GNTC since the establishment of the campus in 2010. The addition of the new building was made possible in large part by the transfer of approximately 23 acres of land to the Technical College System of Georgia  by the Whitfield County School Board.

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Business Expo 2017
The Greater Dalton Chamber of Commerce had another successful Business Expo this year! Thank you to all of the vendors and all who attended.

You can view all of their photos from the Expo on their Facebook page: Greater Dalton Chamber of Commerce.
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