Roswell set to discuss closure of Canton Street during Friday meeting

Roswell's mayor and City Council will discuss their next steps for creating a promenade by closing Canton Street to vehicles.

The project has garnered criticism from business owners in the area who say that closing the street will negatively impact their establishments.

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The meeting is being held at 8 a.m. -- three weeks after a community task force recommended the city hire an urban planner to study potential impacts.