A brief look at the status of various projects under construction in and around Jacksonville's Edge City, the Southside.
Deerwood Lake Lofts
Deerwood Lake Lofts will add 130 apartment units on an infill site adjacent to Deerwood Lake. Developed by Inland Diversified Real Estate Services, LLC. of Oak Brook, IL, the four story project will include a five story parking garage.
Aloft Hotel Tapestry Park
Aloft Hotel Tapestry Park has been temporarily closed while the 137-room hotel undergoes $4 million in repairs.
Orange Leaf at Tapestry Park
Construction is underway on Jacksonville’s first Orange Leaf frozen yogurt store. The 2,070-square-foot location will be at 4820 Deer Lake Court.
Deerwood Park Apartments
Lennar Multifamily Investments' $23 million, 316 unit Deerwood Park Apartments is under construction next to Tattersall at Tapestry Park.
World of Beer
World of Beer will be going into a former Starbucks at 9700 Deer Lake Court in Tinseltown. It’s a beer bar, with about 50 beers on tap and another 500 or so in bottles. There’s also wine and cigars, but no liquor and most locations don’t serve food.
Construction is underway on a Nordstrom Rack store at the Markets at Town Center. The $1.5 million, 34,934-square-foot store could be completed by the end of 2013. In addition, Nordstrom's proposed two-level, 124,000-square-foot full line store at St. Johns Town Center is anticipated to open in 2014. Bistro Aix's former Chef Tom Gray's proposed Moxie Kitchen + Cocktails restaurant will be located next door to Nordstrom Rack.
Moxie Kitchen + Cocktails
Construction on Chef Tom Gray's new Moxie Kitchen + Cocktails venture is now underway.
Nordstrom - St. Johns Town Center Phase III
The City of Jacksonville has approved the sitework permit needed for the third phase of St. Johns Town Center. Plans include a two-level 124,000 square foot Nordstrom and 36,000 square feet of retail shops.
5000 Town is a 130-unit apartment community being developed by Bove LLC and Remi Properties, Inc. at the St. Johns Town Center. The $18 million project is anticipated to be completed in April 2013.
The Uptown at St. Johns
The Uptown at St. Johns is being developed in the parking lot of St. Johns Town Center. The $20 million Atlanta based TriBridge project will include 220 units and a $2 million parking garage when complete in Spring 2013.
Mayo Clinic Expansion
Two additional floors and 90 beds are being added to the Jacksonville campus of Mayo Clinic to meet growing demand. The $80 million expansion will result in 400 new jobs at Mayo.
Update by Ennis Davis