A brief look at the status of various projects under construction in and around Downtown Jacksonville during the month of November 2012.
Department of Veterans Affairs Outpatient Clinic
Work on the Department of Veterans Affairs Outpatient Clinic is nearing completion.
Ardy's Eatable Delyghts
Ardy's Eatable Delyghts will soon occupy the former Jerome Brown BBQ resturant space at 9th & Main Streets.
8th & Main
Several storefronts on Main Street, including 1714 North Main (in image below), in the vicinity of 8th Street are receiving facade improvements.
San Marco Boulevard Streetscape
The third phase of the San Marco Boulevard Streetscape project, between Laverne Street and San Marco Square, is underway.
Construction continues on the adaptive reuse of this historic Hendricks Avenue ice plant into the Aardwolf Brewery. Aardwolf anticipates opening the brewery's taproom in January 2013.
San Marco Station
Construction has not started on San Marco Train Station project, which will be anchored by Panera Bread.
Grape & Grain Exchange and The Parlour
The Grape & Grain Exchange and The Parlour is now open.
According to the Jacksonville Business Journal, M Shack is expected to start construction in San Marco later this year. http://www.bizjournals.com/jacksonville/print-edition/2012/10/12/jacksonvilles-feeding-frenzy.html?page=all
Update by Ennis Davis