North Fulton Advisory Committee Meeting with Kathi Cook, City of Alpharetta *IN-PERSON*
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Director of Economic & Community Development
City of Alpharetta
Kathi Cook is the Director of Community Development for the City of Alpharetta where she leads the planning, zoning, code enforcement and building inspections/permitting for Alpharetta.
She began her career with Alpharetta in 1991 and has served many positions in the City prior to her current position including a Land Disturbance/Construction Inspector and Environmental Programs Manager. She oversaw the planning, zoning and permitting for Avalon which is an 88-acre mixed use development as well as City Center a 25-acre mixed use project that revitalized the downtown. Most recently she led the efforts on the North Point Livable Centers Initiative to plan for the future of the North Point mall and surrounding auto centric retail development.
The plan envisions multiuse trail systems to connect to the existing greenway, adding central public park locations and the creation of a new code requiring redevelopment meet eco district standards by removing pavement and creating more green space. She oversees the planning and develop of the Alpha Loop, a multiuse urban trail connecting people to their work, retail and restaurants. She has been a guest speaker for the American Planning Association National Conference regarding mixed use developments in suburban cities.