New developments on the east side of Dothan are becoming the talk of town.
People believe the attraction of businesses is bringing more jobs to area. They believe this will also bring lots of consumers.
A new PeoplesSouth bank is now open, and a few other businesses are being constructed right off of Highway 84. Dothan Chamber of Commerce members say the future is bright for those wanting to be a part of the area's economic growth. Business developers believe over the years that the east side of Dothan will be a popular place for residents to live, eat and work.
"There will be shopping and opportunity to generate revenue and generate tax dollars, It all helps and builds with the economic development of our area," said Bob Woodall, the chairman of the Dothan Area Chamber of Commerce.
Next Wednesday the grand opening for a new Comfort Inn and Suites will take place at 10:30am
Employees would like for the public to stop by.