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Woodbridge Project

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Creating a focal point for the woodbridge community

The story behind Woodbridge Crossing, a groundbreaking residential subdivision just outside Atlanta, GA, where innovation meets tradition. Join us on a journey through the creation of a signature feature that not only redefines a community but becomes a living testament to thoughtful development.

"I was relieved that the developers of our community were willing to invest in this neighborhood and build this beautiful bridge for us. This is a monument; a living member of our neighborhood. Upon your approach and standing on the think about all the pictures you have seen of covered bridges and you realize that it took effort, thought, and an appreciation for beautiful art to want to put something like this in a development..."

- Smyrna resident

The Challenge

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When Jolly Development embarked on the "Woodbridge Crossing" project, they faced the challenge of replacing an aging concrete bridge over Nickajack Creek. The solution? A visionary approach that goes beyond functionality to create a true community icon.

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The vision

create a icon for the community

Discover how the decision to build a two-lane covered bridge set the stage for a unique blend of tradition and modernity. Engineered to handle contemporary traffic demands, this bridge became more than a crossing—it became a symbol for the community and the entire county.

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The opportunity

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Explore the strategic move to leverage the covered bridge as a marketing opportunity for the new subdivision. Learn how the dedication of the bridge to the City's Mayor became a pivotal moment in recognizing efforts to invigorate and create a thriving population in their small town.

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The Grand Opening

Immerse yourself in the grand opening ceremony, featuring speeches by key figures including Pete Jolly, Principal of Jolly Development, Mayor Arthur Max Bacon, and Titus Edwards, National Account Executive at YBC. Witness the bridge's significance unfold as Mayor Bacon's name is forever enshrined on this architectural marvel.

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the results

A marketing triumph for the community

Experience the success of the Marketing event, drawing in hundreds of Realtors and community members in a single day. Media coverage, including a captivating 3-minute segment by a local TV station, showcases the Woodbridge Crossing project and sparks excitement throughout the community.

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Discover the intersection of strength, durability, and environmental responsibility with York Bridge Concepts. Let's build a bridge to the future together.