5 development projects to watch in Williamson County

Franklin-based Ramsey Solutions is adding a new, 192,000-square-foot building to its existing headquarters in Berry Farms, according to a June announcement from the company. (Photos by Wendy Sturges)
Franklin-based Ramsey Solutions is adding a new, 192,000-square-foot building to its existing headquarters in Berry Farms, according to a June announcement from the company. (Photos by Wendy Sturges)

Franklin-based Ramsey Solutions is adding a new, 192,000-square-foot building to its existing headquarters in Berry Farms, according to a June announcement from the company. (Photos by Wendy Sturges)

While many business sectors in Williamson County have seen a slowdown in recent months, construction is still continuing on major projects throughout the county.

Take a look below at some of the projects underway in the Franklin and Brentwood area.

Franklin-based Ramsey Solutions is adding a new, 192,000-square-foot building to its existing headquarters in Berry Farms, according to a June announcement from the company. The company, which is expected to add 600 jobs as part of the expansion, has stated the building is slated to be complete in May 2021.

A new Tru by Hilton hotel is under construction at 1001 Knoll Top Lane near Columbia State Community College in Franklin. The hotel is slated to open in February 2021, according to the company website, and will include a business center and fitness facility. The hotel is expected to have 135 rooms, according to a report from Visit Franklin.

The Williamson County Parks and Recreation Department is constructing a new gymnasium facility at the Williamson County Indoor Sports Complex, located at 920 Heritage Way, Brentwood. The facility is slated to be complete this fall, according to a June announcement from the department.


A new AC Hotels by Marriott location is under construction at Hill Center Brentwood. The 90,900-square-foot hotel will feature 148 rooms, according to leasing company H.G. Hill Realty Company. An opening date has not been announced.

Construction is underway on Carothers Crossing West, a mixed-use development from SouthStar located at the intersection of Liberty Pike and Carothers Parkway, across from the Lifetime gym. The project will feature office and retail space as well as 328 residential multifamily units,. according to the latest site plan from SouthStar.
By Wendy Sturges
A Houston native and graduate of St. Edward's University in Austin, Wendy Sturges has worked as a community journalist covering local government, health care, business and development since 2011. She has worked with Community Impact since 2015 as a reporter and editor and moved to Tennessee in 2019.


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