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Second large retail development opens in Albertville

City officials say the shops will bring in half a million dollars to the the city yearly. (Source: WAFF) City officials say the shops will bring in half a million dollars to the the city yearly. (Source: WAFF)
ALBERTVILLE, AL (WAFF) -

The first store of a new retail development is now open in Albertville. A ribbon cutting was held Friday morning for the new Vanity Fair store at a new development next to Crossroads Mall.

The Shoppes of Albertville down the highway opened earlier this year.  City officials estimate both developments will bring in approximately a half million dollars annually to the city with more on the way.

“We've got developers that have options on property just across the highway from where the Shoppes are to look at yet another major retail shopping development so I think Albertville is in a position to grow,” said Nathan Broadhurst, president of the Albertville City Council.

Dunham Sports and Ollie's Bargain Outlet will open at a later date.

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