A brief look at the status of various projects under construction in and around Jacksonville's Edge City, the Southside, during the month of October.
8. St. Johns Town Center
A new massive parking area is under construction at St. Johns Town Center to replace lost parking from adjacent infill construction projects.
9. BurgerFi/Vision Works
Rimrock Devlin is in the process of building a $950,000, 7,500 square foot retail building at the Markets at Town Center shopping center. The development's tenants will include Vision Works and BurgerFi. BurgerFi is a South Florida-based upscale, all-natural burger chain that serves burgers, hot dogs, frozen treats and craft beer and wine. Construction is expected to be completed by the end of the year.
For more information: http://www.bizjournals.com/jacksonville/news/2013/07/10/rimrock-development-to-open.html
10. The Four at Deerwood Apartment Homes
Lennar Multifamily Investments' $23 million, 316 unit The Four at Deerwood Apartment Homes is under construction next to Tattersall at Tapestry Park.
11. Nordstrom Rack
The Markets at Town Center's, $1.5 million, 34,934-square-foot Nordstrom Rack store is scheduled to open on November 7th.
12. Moxie Kitchen + Cocktails
Construction continues on Chef Tom Gray's new Moxie Kitchen + Cocktails venture at St. Johns Town Center.
13. Nordstrom - St. Johns Town Center Phase III
Construction is underway on 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.
14. 5000 Town
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 nearing completion.
Microsoft is in the process of opening their first retail store in the region at the St. Johns Town Center. The $3.1 million, 4,975 square foot store's grand opening is scheduled for Friday, November 22, 2013 at 11:00am.
For more information: https://www.facebook.com/events/419419204831229/
16. Gate Petroleum
Gate Petroleum is in the process of building a new gas station at the intersection of Town Center Parkway and St. Johns Bluff Road near Interstate 295 East Beltway.
17. University of North Florida Osprey Clubhouse
Ground has broken on Osprey Clubhouse. When complete, it will contain a 24-hour restaurant, pool, game room, mail and laundry facilities.
18.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