NORTHEAST: JANUARY 2016
URBAN UPDATE – The Tallahassee economy continues to build muscle as the city continues to see an upward trend in commercial-retail leasing activity, and new commercial construction. We define the north east quadrant as everything east of Meridian Street and North of U.S. 90 in Leon County. Below you will find links to each of the projects that we’ve updated for this Northeast Urban Update with a snapshot of where those projects are today.
Market Plaza Phase II
In progress adjacent to Market Plaza Phase I, situated on a 4.4 acre parcel is a new commercial building slated to house Tallahassee’s 2nd Vertigo Burgers & Fries restaurant and 1st Island Wing Company.
Rewire of Tallahassee – Renovation
Now complete is the renovation of the existing 6,160 SF (1,829 SF Aux) building originally constructed in 1959 on this 1.010 acre parcel. Redwire is a team of security professionals that have been in the business of providing electronic security for governmental, commercial, industrial and residential clients for over 30 years.
TMH Operating Room ICU Expansion
Proposed is the expansion of the 1,887,101 Square foot hospital facility originally constructed in 1959. Conceptual design of the project includes an approximately 5-story 294,000 square foot Surgery and Adult ICU facility to be located on the south side of the existing hospital campus on the corner of Miccosukee Road and Medical Drive. The facility will connect to the current acute care building near the Bixler Emergency Center and will focus on patient centered improvements such as a convenient patient drop-off, improved way-finding, and easy access to the entire campus.
Hardee’s – CCNE
Proposed is a fourth Hardee’s/Carl’s Jr. restaurant for Tallahassee to be located on a vacant 2 acre parcel adjacent to the Tallahassee-Leon Federal Credit Union on Capital Circle. The proposed facility will be a 2923 SF structure with 32 parking spaces (4 spaces for bikes). Proposed impervious areas shall consume .75 acres of the 2.00 acre total site.
Chow Time Grill & Buffet
Site is clearing for a new-to-market Chow Time Grill & buffet restaurant for a new structure to be situated on 4.50 acres on the southeast corner of Miccosukee Road and Capital Circle NE. The proposed project is for the demolition of five (5) single family structures and the construction of a 13,200 square foot restaurant with 189 parking spaces and 20 bike spaces. A future 6,000 SF building is also proposed.
Proposed, this project would be situated on a 1.56 acre parcel near the NWC of Ox Bottom and Thomasville Road. The project develops the currently unimproved lot into a 8,580 SF commercial building consisting of medical office, restaurant and commercial/retail space. The modifications to the site include the relocation of the Thomasville Road entrance. The property is zoned PUD (Ox Bottom Meadows Planned Unit Development)
Proposed for the Evening Rose PUD, are three commercial/office buildings with Capital Circle NE frontage that will join “The Egg” restaurant. Buildings are expected to be 1-story with a total of 17,000 square feet. Specifics on tenants are not yet disclosed.
Red Hills Village
Proposed for a 7.03 acre parcel at the northeast corner of the intersection of Ox Bottom Road and Cold Harbor Drive. The project is the construction of a three-story, 176,000 square foot congregate retirement community with 188 beds, and four garage buildings. The property is zoned PUD (Ox Bottom Meadows PUD). Previously RLC Tallahassee.
1831 N. Meridian Road
Proposed for a 2.390 acre parcel at the southeast corner of N. Meridian Road and Glenview Drive is the renovation of the existing home and the construction of six (6) townhomes of approximately 2,500 SF each. The property is zoned RP-2 and is located within Tallahassee’s Multi-Modal transportation district. More details to be provided upon release of site plan.
Centre Pointe Health & Rehabilitation Center
Proposed for 4.8 acre parcel is the addition of 27,211 square feet to the existing facility to accommodate additional beds and a state-of-the-art therapy gym. The applicant would also like to increase the parking to 113 parking spaces. The property is zoned CM (Medical Arts Commercial) and is located within the Canopy Road Protection Zone.
Below is a comment box for you to drop us a line about projects you like, or don’t and offer ideas if you wish. We’d love to hear from you. Next month we will update: Southeast Tallahassee.