Peachtree Corners Mayor Pro Tem Weare Gratwick remembers when The Forum on Peachtree Parkway had the “It” factor and was a major draw for local residents.

It wasn’t that hard for Gratwick to see how popular the shopping destination, which opened in 2002, was in the 2000s as a social gathering spot, however. His own family gave him all of evidence he needed.

I'm a Crawford Long baby who grew up in Marietta and eventually wandered to the University of Southern Mississippi for college. Earned a BA in journalism (double minor in political science and history). Previously worked in Florida and Clayton County.

(0) comments

Welcome to the discussion.

Please log in, or sign up for a new, free account to read or post comments.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.