New Development Update
IKEA will open its doors at State Highway 161 and Mayfield Road in November 2017. The 290,000-square-foot store will include a 450-seat restaurant and 1,100 parking spaces. The store will add 300 jobs to the city’s economy.
Walmart on SH 161 and Pioneer Parkway is now open. Panda Express, Chick-fil-A, El Pollo Loco, Starbucks and Chipotle are expected to open on pad sites around the building as well. A Courtyard by Marriott, Whataburger, Smoothie King, Jimmy’ John’s and Jason’s Deli are also planned on the SH 161 corridor between Arkansas and Mayfield.
Grand Premiere Lux Cine is set to open on Westchester Parkway with a June 16 grand opening. The movie theater features state of the art projection and sound, plush recliner seats with tables, motorized headrests, self-serve drinks and popcorn, pizza, and arcade and full service bar.
Harmony Public Schools plans to open a new campus at Fish Creek and Belt Line in 2018.
Hyatt Place will open a new 100-room hotel on I-20 and Hilton Tru will open a new 98-room hotel on North State Highway 360 by 2018. Staybridge will construct a 112-room hotel on Lake Ridge south of I-20.
Methodist Health System plans to open a new Convenient Care Campus at Polo and Lake Ridge by 2018.
Emerus will open a 103,891-square-foot community hospital by 2018 on Kingswood Boulevard east of SH 360.
Multi-Family Projects planned or underway:
Lake Ridge apartments and retail, 7500 Lake Ridge Parkway – opening in 2018
The Reserve, 3090 Outlet Parkway – 247 units opening in 2017
The Quadrangles, 2755 W. I-20 – 337 units opening in 2017
Winding Creek, 2250 Sara Jane Parkway – 353 units opening in 2018
Aura at Southgate, 3655 Prairie Waters Dr. – 352 units opening in 2017
The Enclave Phase 2, 2629 Grand Peninsula – 112 units opening by 2018
Grand Central, the area at State Highway 161 between Arkansas Lane and Warrior Trail, includes several projects under construction: