Grandfather Home and major development

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West Jefferson, NC

#1 Jun 23, 2011
I just got word that Grandfather Home for Children on Hickory Nut Gap is getting ready to develop 100s of acres of their land!!!! Here is what I heard....A solar or wind turbine energy park, affordable housing (180 units), a retail plant and tree nursery, vineyards and orchards, a new lake, an artisan village plus alot more. Supposedly they have like 600 acres!!! Banner Elk will be booming!! Let me know what ya'll have heard or what you think.
No Joke

West Jefferson, NC

#2 Jul 18, 2011
Yeah I heard something of this, but dont know any details. I heard they were going to add 30 new positions but I dont know.

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