Cobb Planning Commission OKs 60 more homes in seni...
by Hilary Butschek
04:00 AM, Thursday, March 05
POWDER SPRINGS — A senior living development near Powder Springs may be expanding soon after the Cobb Planning Commission approved rezoning a neighboring property to allow for more than 60 homes to be added. Woodstock-based Windsong Properties has...

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Townhomes denied for Smyrna lot
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Isakson Living plans go to Board of Commissioners after re...
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