Development News: May 2018

Contemporary Peruvian Restaurant Coming to Downtown Canton

Mazzato will be locating at 190 E. Main St. and taking 6,100 sq. ft. of restaurant space. The contemporary Peruvian establishment is expected to open in late June. It will also feature Asian and American dishes. You can track their progress and find out more about them at

The Canton Textile Mills Redevelopment

Redevelopment plans have been submitted for more retail, restaurants, and residential development in the former Canton textile mills by Penn Hodge Properties for the 30-plus acre site along the Etowah River.

Northside Hospital-Cherokee

Construction continues on 2 additional floors that will add new patient beds. The expansion is scheduled to be completed by November. This project will add 39 new beds and additional parking spaces.

Academy @ Main

Progress is underway for the mixed-use development project at the intersection of Academy St. and Main St. in Downtown Canton. One of the more visible incoming businesses is Panera Bread. Panera will also feature a drive-thru.

1MC Cherokee

Are you an entrepreneur or know of any entrepreneurs wanting to share their business concept with the community? 1 Million Cups Cherokee is a joint program between the cities in Cherokee County, the Cherokee Office of Economic Development, and Reinhardt University that meets bi-monthly as a platform for entrepreneurs to engage and connect with the community. Please visit for more information.