A lodge shall be coming to Poplar Street, subsequent to Piedmont Newnan Hospital.
The Coweta County Commissioners accredited a rezoning for the lodge – together with quite a few situations designed to verify solely a “high quality” lodge is constructed there.
The 1.82-acre tract is positioned at 869 Poplar Street, and the applicant is Ramujii LLC.
Along with approving a rezoning from Rural Conservation to C-4, Business Service District, the commissioners additionally accredited variances to permit for a four-story constructing and a constructing top of 52 toes, 8 inches.
Lisa Eschman of the Coweta Group Growth Division mentioned that, after analysis and to make sure a top quality product, workers really helpful a further 9 situations.
They embrace requiring a minimal room measurement of 300 sq. toes, not together with the lavatory; requiring a foyer of not less than 1,000 sq. toes; requiring all room entry to be from an inside hallway; and requiring a visitor breakfast space of not less than 750 sq. toes, a gathering room of 400 sq. toes, and a enterprise heart of not less than 150 sq. toes.
Architect Kip Oldham spoke for the applicant. That is the second time the request has come earlier than the commissioners. The general public listening to on the rezoning was continued from the Aug. 24 public listening to.
Oldham requested for the listening to to be continued as a result of county workers had some questions. Eschman mentioned it was decided that the renderings submitted with the applying weren’t consultant of the product that will be constructed.
Oldham mentioned he is been working with the county workers to “give you one thing that the county can settle for.”
Oldham mentioned that defining a particular model title is just not actually doable at this level.
“However what the workers did, I feel, was actually inventive. They checked out what the traits of a top quality lodge would really be,” Oldham mentioned. “I feel they did a extremely good job on that.”
Commissioner Al Smith requested a few pool, which is not included within the package deal.
It might be thought of if the franchise that finally ends up on the positioning makes that a part of their amenity package deal, Oldham mentioned.
Lots of it is dependent upon lot measurement, parking necessities and proximity, he mentioned. The lodge might find yourself with a neighbor that will somewhat not have a pool.
Chairman Bob Blackburn requested Oldham if he might estimate the fee per evening to hire a room.
The approximate price per evening at a typical lodge alongside Bullsboro Drive/Freeway 34 East is about $110, in accordance with Oldham.
“I might assume that by the point that that is constructed that it could be considerably greater than that,” he mentioned.