Waycross, Kress Building Renovation

Closing Date: March 28, 2002
The Foundation provided a $125,000 loan in March 2002 for the acquisition and renovation of the two-story historic Kress Building in downtown Waycross. The first floor houses a real estate office, while the second floor will be renovated for residential uses.

Project Details

Loan Recipient
Downtown Waycross Development Authority

Doris B. Germano

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