Is the Bethlehem Area at 316 and 81 the 'New Winder'?
The Barrow Journal reports several new businesses will open in a planned retail center.
There's no doubt the area around the intersection of Ga. highways 316 and 81 is growing and is ripe for even more development.
The Barrow Crossing shopping center is well-established with a Publix supermarket, a Target store and other retailers. Gateway Cinemas 12 attracts movie-goers to the area, and Chick-fil-A is always a popular choice for dining.
But is this area the "new Winder"?
The Barrow Journal reports several businesses will open in a 14,000-square-foot planned retail center — Gateway Station — near the theater, including a sports bar, a pizza place and a music “listening room” offering live performances.
What do you think the growth at the intersection of Ga. highways 316 and 81 in Bethlehem will mean for the Winder area? Tell us in comments.