After a brief hiatus in 2013, Metro Jacksonville's monthly Beaches construction update is back and ramping up for 2014. Here's a look at a few new business openings and construction projects currently underway in the Jacksonville - Neptune - Atlantic Beaches area.
3. McDonald's Restaurant
The demolition of the McDonald's restaurant at 51 3rd Street South continues. The old 4,855 square foot building will be replaced by a smaller 4,317 square foot McDonalds. The new building will be closer to 3rd Street and include a 130 square foot outdoor seating area.
4. BluWater Row Apartments
TriBridge Residential is constructing a 170-unit luxury apartment complex called BluWater Row at 711 Beach Boulevard.
For more information: http://www.bizjournals.com/jacksonville/news/2013/10/08/bluwater-row-apartments-to-break.html
5. 730 Beach Boulevard
Paradise Valley Enterprises LLC is wrapping up construction on a 10,000-square-foot retail development at 730 Beach Boulevard.
6. 102 6th Avenue N
This 17,000 square foot retail center on the corner of 1st Street North and 6th Avenue North has recently been reconstructed. Delicomb Delicatessen & Espresso Bar will become one of the center's first tenants.
For more information: http://www.petramanagement.com/index.php/listings/town-center-sixt/ or http://www.delicomb.com/Delicomb.html
7. 814 1st Street North
18 residential condominiums are being built at 814 1st Street North.