Alpharetta News

Fulton County Launches New Emergency Loan

Starting today, April 16th at 3:00 p.m., the Development Authority of Fulton County launched a contingency loan program for small businesses in Fulton County. Loans are available for up to $50,000. To qualify, businesses must have been in operation for at least 2 years. Learn more and apply below. Read More

Help Us By Taking the North Fulton COVID-19 Business Impact Survey

We partnered with our N. Fulton neighbors to develop the below COVID-19 Business Impact Survey. If you do business in Alpharetta, please participate. Your input will help us better understand local business needs due to the impacts of the pandemic. North Fulton COVID-19 Business Impact Survey... Read More

Fulton County Creates New Small Business Loan Program

Select Fulton, the economic development agency for Fulton County, has partnered with Access to Capital for Entrepreneurs (ACE), a nonprofit agency, to create a $1.5 million small business loan program for small businesses in Fulton County. Applicants can receive up to $50,000 in emergency working capital for loss of revenue or service disruption due to the COVID-19 pandemic. To qualify, Read More

City Adopts Shelter-In-Place Order

Yesterday the City adopted a Shelter-In-Place Order. You can read the order, in its entirety, below. Read More

Economic Development Strategic Plan Survey

The City is undertaking a new Economic Development Strategic Plan to guide the City’s economic development efforts, policy development, and strategic investments in economic development over the next 5-10 years. Partnering with RKG Associates Inc., the strategic plan will merge the City’s vision with market realities and financial and fiscal feasibility to craft a strategic action plan. We want to... Read More

City Adopts Emergency Ordinance Prohibiting Restaurant Dine-In and Other Measures

In response to health and safety precautions regarding the COVID-19 pandemic, the City adopted an emergency ordinance temporarily prohibiting dine-in service at restaurants, bars, and other food-serving establishments. Read more in the City’s official press release below. Read More

See the City of Alpharetta’s COVID-19 Response

Given the growing concerns of COVID-19, the City of Alpharetta has created a designated website to help keep you informed. Please see the website link below. Alpharetta Department of Public Safety... Read More

Uniquely Alpharetta Launches as New Economic Development Campaign

A new video showcasing Alpharetta’s attributes as a great place to start and grow a business has a launched as a partnership with the City of Alpharetta and the Alpharetta Convention & Visitors Bureau. See the video and press release below. Read More

Toyota Financial Services Establishing New Service Center

Today Governor Brian Kemp’s Office announced that Toyota Financial Services will open their East Dealer Service Center in Alpharetta. The new location will bring 150 new jobs and more than $8 million in new investment to Alpharetta. Read Governor Kemp’s official press release below. Read More

Alpharetta-Based Startup CloudFish Wins a Metro Atlanta Export Challenge Award

Alpharetta-based cybersecurity startup CloudFish was recently named of one of twelve winners of the 2020 Metro Atlanta Export Challenge Awards. Read more in the press release below. Read More