Here's an update on a few new business openings and construction projects currently underway in the Jacksonville-Neptune-Atlantic Beaches area.
1. Atlantic Beach Country Club
Construction continues on the $30 million makeover of the former Selva Marina Country Club. This one-of-a-kind 170-acre Atlantic Beach neighborhood features a private member-owned full service country club offering 178 single-family home sites, a new 18-hole, 6,815 yard championship golf course that appeals to all levels of players, a Tennis Center with 7 Har-Tru courts, a junior Olympic swimming pool, a fitness facility and a 16,000 square foot clubhouse.
For more information: http://atlanticbeachcountryclub.com/
2. Pablo Plaza Redevelopment
Equity One is in the process of investing $18 million in the redevelopment of Pablo Plaza. Pablo Plaza was originally anchored by Publix Super Markets, Inc. when it opened in 1973. When complete, the 146,491-square-foot shopping center's future anchor tenants will include Whole Foods and PetSmart. Equity One also anticipates a large national chain restaurant to take over an outparcel in front of the shopping center and a smaller chain restaurant to locate inside the shopping center.
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For more information: https://www.jaxdailyrecord.com/showstory.php?Story_id=545879
3. Jimmy John's Sandwich Shop
Construction on a new Jimmy John's sandwich shop continues at the southwest corner of 5th Street
South and Beach Boulevard. When complete, the new 1,800 s.f. single-story restaurant at 506 Beach Boulevard will include a 360-square-foot outdoor
4. 5th Avenue South and 1st Street South
Infill houses are being constructed on a lot owned by the OCAI 1995 LLC at the corner 5th Avenue South and 1st Street South.
5. Famous Toastery
Famous Toastery, a North Carolina-based high-end breakfast and lunch restaurant, will open soon in the Urbana Retail center at 311 3rd Street North.
For more information: http://www.bizjournals.com/jacksonville/news/2015/01/07/famous-toastery-is-coming-to-jacksonville-beach.html
6. Channelside Townhomes
SH Design Homebuilders, based in Jacksonville Beach, is building 30 townhomes with boat slips on the former Lighthouse Grille site — which is south of Beach Boulevard on Hopson Road, on the east side of the Intracoastal Waterway.
For more information: http://www.bizjournals.com/jacksonville/news/2013/10/30/sh-design-planning-new-luxury.html