McDonough, Southern Roots Tavern & Eatery

Closing Date: September 27, 2019
On September 27, 2019, the Foundation provided a $212,500 loan to the Downtown Development Authority of the City of McDonough to assist in financing renovations to a commercial building located at 15 Griffin Street in downtown McDonough. The DDA provided a simultaneous loan to Southern Investment Group, LLC, the project's developer. The completed project houses a restaurant, Southern Roots Tavern & Eatery.

Project Details

Loan Recipient
Downtown Development Authority of the City of McDonough

Southern Investment Group, LLC

Project Cost

GCF Loan Amount

DD RLF Loan Amount, if any

Project Use
Foundation Project Impacts
299 New Downtown Businesses
1728 New Jobs Downtown
$147 Million in Private Investments
8 Cultural Facilities
288 Downtown Housing Units
157 Hotel Units Downtown
1,352,805 Redevelopment Floor Area sf
200,267 New Construction sf