Orangetheory Fitness opening Midtown location

Science-based fitness center files plans for Metropolis.

Orangetheory Fitness, a gym based on the scientific concepts of "excess post-exercise oxygen consumption(EPOC)," is moving forward with plans to open in the heart of midtown.

The fitness center submitted a building permit application with the City of Atlanta mid-November to build-out space at Metropolis.

Orangetheory will spend an estimated $65,000 constructing its new Midtown location, according to the permit.

The Metropolis location will be the fitness center's fifth store in georgia, according to Orangetheory's website,