Contact: Lori Willis
Director of Communications
April 12, 2007
Contractor Soon To
Break Ground On Schnucks Replacement Store In
Bruce Holland, president and chief executive officer of Holland Construction, said, "We expect the permit process will likely be completed this week. If the weather holds, we should be able to move dirt as early as next week." Schnucks officials expect their new store, located between North Market and Route 3, could open by late 2007.
The new 58,000-square-foot combination food and drug store will be nearly double the size of the existing store. The new Schnucks will anchor an 18-acre retail development that includes several out parcels that will accommodate free standing buildings within a quarter mile of the existing store and help to make the center a destination point for shoppers in surrounding communities.
Mayor Terry Kipping said, "We
are all anxious to break ground and get this new development underway. The total project represents a $20 million
investment in the
current Schnucks at
For information on leasing and out parcels, please contact Rob Randall of The DESCO Group at 314-994-4064.
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