As we near project close, several major retailers are open for business, including PetSmart, Kirkland’s, Hibbett and Rack Room Shoes. We anticipate that Michael’s will open on the 30th of this month, with T.J. Maxx following on April 27th and Ross Dress for Less in July.
This week, we are really seeing the project come together. Petsmart and Kirkland’s are open for business, and final punch lists for Michaels, Ross and T.J. Maxx are being worked through. Hibbets and Rack Room have almost completed their tenant finishes.
In Shops 1, contractors for Kay’s Jewelers, Palm Beach Tan, GameStop and GNC have started their build out.We are still waiting on permit for vanilla box in suite E.
In Shops 2, contractors for Legacy Nails, Sprint, Marble Slab Creamery and B&G Burgers are starting their build outs. We have completed the Pad B building, and contractors for Aspen Dental and Vision Eyecare have started their build outs. All paving and landscaping has been completed.
It’s been a pleasure to watch our work come together this week. The punchlist is in progress at PetSmart and cash wraps and fish tanks are in place.
Thin brick installation is in progress at Michael’s and interior stairs have been painted. At Ross Dress for Less, EIFS and thin brick installation is in progress. Lights have been installed on the sales floor, and a light valence backing has been installed and painted.
Around the rest of the site, EIFS is progressed, along with interior framing and drywall installation. We are now grading the last area of parking lot, where the construction trailer was sitting. Parking lot signage is being mounted.
Week by week, we are seeing The Village on Pooler Parkway take shape. At Petsmart and Michael’s, exterior paint and interior tile work are in progress. Exterior fascia framing and cladding are complete at Ross Dress for Less, and MEP and interior wall framing are moving along. Structural steel and decking are almost complete at TJ Maxx. Exterior soffit work will start Monday.
At other locations around the site, we are seeing sidewalks poured and storefronts installed, along with additional MEP work. Irrigation systems, trees and sod have been installed on the west and north sides of the site.
Around the Village on Pooler Parkway, we’re seeing great progress both inside and outside the structures. At Petsmart, our team has installed storefront and auto doors, and is working on drywall tape and fill in progress. Electrical transformer and panel installation is in progress. Inside Michael’s, crews are starting to paint on the sales floor. The conveyor has been delivered and is ready for installation.
Exterior parapet forming is in progress at Ross Dress for Less, along with hurricane shutter door installation, interior framing and MEP rough-in. Down the way at T.J. Maxx, all tilt panels have been erected, and our team began excavation for the loading dock. Backfill of tilt up walls is moving along nicely.
Elsewhere onsite, ongoing activities include fascia and soffit framing, interior framing, installation of underground plumbing, light gauge framing, curb and gutter and decking steel structure.
We’ve been busier than ever at The Village on Pooler Parkway, watching the site take more shape. At Petsmart & Michaels, interior framing and drywall installation is in progress. Our team has completed steel erection at Ross, and roofing installation is moving ahead. Buildings 4-5-6 are in the steel erection phase as well.
The underslab plumbing has been installed and inspected on Outparcel 1-A building. The installation gas line to the site and to each space is in progress. Landscaping is starting today.