As Work Begins On Arts Center, Developers Eye Downtown Cornelius

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A $25 million regional arts center breaks ground Friday in downtown Cornelius. Town officials say the project has sparked other residential and commercial development nearby, including a brewery and apartments.

Nearby projects going through zoning approval right now include:

Executive Director Justin Dionne says the groundbreaking will kick off 16 months of “hot-and-heavy construction” leading to a December 2022 grand opening. He said the center expects to reach an audience within a half-hour’s drive.

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