The Atlanta Regional Commission (ARC) presented its 17th annual Developments of Excellence awards at today’s State of the Region breakfast, honoring three developments and one great place. The top award, the 2015 Development of Excellence, went to Ponce City Market developed my Jamestown Properties.
In honoring PCM, officials called the 90-year-old former Sears & Roebuck building a “showpiece complex” for its adaptive use into retail, restaurants, offices and homes and an “economic and cultural catalyst” for the Old Fourth Ward and the city.
The 2015 Exceptional Merit for Context-Sensitive Urban Infill Development went to Inman Quarter developers JPX Works, South City Partners and ELV Associates. The 3.3-acre mixed-use development in Inman Park has 200 apartments and 40,000 square feet of retail and restaurants.
Also winning awards: Revival On Main in Kennesaw (2015 LCI Achievement Award) and the Marietta Square (2015 Great Place).