LOCAL FOODS getting ready to open
in former GEORGIA'S MARKET corner space on Main and Prairie
919 Prairie / 420 Main St.
Not only is it a prominent corner space, with entrance on the corner, it's also multi-level, with an open flight of stairs in the interior. Uninstalled stairs below during buildout earlier in 2016.
|Restaurant space buildout under way at 919 Prairie at Main (March 2016 photo)|
|A BUTLER-COHEN PROJECT - Dec 28, 2016 status: Stairs installed, furniture arriving|
|919 Prairie - Byrd's Department Store (inscription at entrance on Prairie)|
|Byrd's Lofts and State National Building seen from the South (Prairie Street)(April 2016 photo)|
The former Byrd's Department Store Building dates from the 1930s and is now known as Byrd's Lofts. It is a historic landmark, with greens on the roof. The architect was Joseph Finger,
|Main at Prairie with Aris Apartment Tower rising in background (August 2016 pic)|
BELOW: ARCHIVAL PIC OF GEORGIA'S MARKET AT 919 PRAIRIE
(FORMER BYRD'S DEPARTMENT STORE BUILDING)
|Downtown location of Georgia's Market in February 2012|