Alpharetta News

Innovation Academy High School Under Construction

The new Innovation Academy High School is currently under construction. Expected to open in August 2021, the new 245,000 square foot STEM school will focus on IT, engineering, and health science with building features that foster opportunities for learning and collaboration. Read more in the article below. Read More

Georgia Power Opens Northwinds Substation

Yesterday we celebrated the ribbon cutting of the brand new Georgia Power Northwinds Substation. This new facility brings increased power capacity, reliability, and redundancy to Alpharetta and the greater North Fulton market. The additional power delivery will service existing and future growth and development for homes and businesses. It is a welcomed addition to the supporting infrastructure for residents and... Read More

Avalon Celebrates 5 Years

Avalon, Alpharetta’s very own 86-acre transformational mixed-used dvelopment celebrated 5 years on October 30th. It’s economic impact has resulted in over 4,500 jobs created, more than 470,000 square feet of Class A office brought to the market, Georgia’s first fiberhood, and international recognition as a blueprint for successful, mixed-use development. Read more in the article below. Read More

Cognia Celebrates Corporate Headquarters Expansion

On Monday, Cognia, a global leader in school accreditation and certification, celebrated the grand opening of its new 3-story, 40,000 SF expansion of their corporate headquarters in Alpharetta. The grand opening was applauded in tandem with Cognia’s formation as a result of a corporate merger between AdvancEd and Measured Progress. Read More

Maptician Graduates From Tech Alpharetta

Earlier today Tech Alpharetta announced the graduation of Maptician, a cloud-based workplace management software startup. Maptician is the 10th graduate company from Tech Alpharetta. Read more below. Read More

Solomon Brothers Fine Jewelry Comes to Alpharetta

Well-known Atlanta jeweler Solomon Brothers Fine Jewelry has chosen to open a location in Alpharetta. The new store, at 2500 Old Milton Parkway, opened on Friday, October 18th. Read more in the story below. Read More

Thrive Coworking Expanding in Downtown Alpharetta

Thrive Coworking, an Alpharetta-based coworking group with a growing number of locations in the north Atlanta suburbs, has announced plans to expand their current Downtown Alpharetta operations with more office space next door to their current location. Read more in Thrive’s official press release below. Read More

North Point Eco District Event Coming on October 17th

The City is planning a preview event of the North Point Eco District which include a bike-riding track, a rock-climbing wall, and other features of the redevelopment area. Read more at the link below. Read More

‘Alpharetta’s Rise to Tech Capital of the South’ by Innovation & Tech Today

Innovation & Tech Today magazine recently published an article ‘Alpharetta’s Rise to Tech Capital of the South’ on Monday, September 9th. Read the entire article below.   Read More

Downtown Alpharetta’s City Center Wins 2 Urban Land Institute Awards for Excellence

Downtown Alpharetta’s City Center development won the Excellence in Town Center Development and the People’s Choice for the Public Realm awards from the Urban Land Institute’s Awards for Excellence. Read more in the article below. Read More