A brief look at the status of various projects under construction in and around Downtown Jacksonville during the month of June 2012.
Jimmy John's Gourmet Sandwiches
Jimmy John's Gourmet Sandwiches is now open. The "before" and "after" below.
Derby on Park
Construction continues on Derby on Park in Five Points. For more information: http://www.facebook.com/DerbyOnPark
1534 Oak Street
Work on the new Sushi Cafe location in Riverside Square continues. When complete, work will start on the transformation of Sushi Cafe's current location into a Tijuana Flats Burrito Company.
The Salty-Fig Southern Gastropub
The Salty Fig, A Southern Gastropub is expected to open at 901 King Street in September 2012. According to the lastest edition of Arbus Magazine, the plan is to combine several vacant spaces in the 80-year old former Pic 'N' Save building into a restaurant featuring a bar, dining area and outdoor sidewalk seating.
Dahlia's Pour House
Dahlia's Pour House, at Post & King Streets, is expected to open later this month. Dahlia's was recently granted an exception that will allow them to open in this historic Riverside commercial storefront.
Goozlepipe & Guttyworks
Site demolition is underway in preparing of a new restaurant adjacent to King Street's Kickback's Gastropub.
Pulp Juice Bar
Pulp is still in the process of moving forward with opening their second urban Jacksonville location at the Shops of Avondale.
Robert E. Lee High School