Town of Fuquay-Varina Projects
The Johnson House, located at 405 Spring Avenue in downtown Fuquay is now open. Plans include renovations and upgrades to the residential structure and installation of a parking lot, which will be utilized by the Town of Fuquay-Varina for administrative offices.
Non-Residential Site Plan Projects
A new ABC Store located at 1940 Cinema Drive is now open. It is located in the Marquee Station development.
Associates Park II Lot 6
A site plan is currently under review for Lot 6 of Associates Park II, located off of Fayetteville Road (HWY 401). The proposed storage yard will be located at 9555 Industry Drive.
Fuquay Commons Phase II
Construction is underway for Fuquay Commons Phase II, to be located near the intersection of North Judd Parkway Northeast and East Broad Street, adjacent to the existing Fuquay Commons shopping center. The project includes a 15,600 square foot retail building and another building with 3,700 square feet of medical office space and 2,600 square feet of retail space.
Fuquay Gun & Gold
Construction is underway for Fuquay Gun & Gold. The proposed facility will relocate the existing business from 330 S Main Street (HWY 401), in downtown Fuquay, to 1602 N Main Street (HWY), at the corner of Main Street and Fieldside Drive. The proposed new location will be 9,100 square feet.
PepBoys – 1516 North Main Street
Site and building plans are currently under review for a Pep Boys. The proposed 5,546 square foot facility will be located at 1516 North Main Street (HWY 401) and will include six (6) bays.
Demolition is currently underway for the existing building located on this site.
PepBoys – 8100 Fayetteville Road
Site and building plans are currently under review for a Pep Boys. The proposed 5,546 square foot facility will be located at 8100 Fayetteville Road (HWY 401) and will include six (6) bays.
Procure Street Offices
A site plan is currently under review for Procure Street Offices, to be located at 1001 Procure Street. The proposed building is just less than 5,200 square feet.
Site plans are currently under review for Quality Oil, a gas station to be located at 1880 N Broad Street, at the corner of North Broad Street and Old Powell Road.
The Shoppes at Lakestone Commons
A preliminary subdivision plan to add an outparcel to The Shoppes at Lakestone Commons, located off of Lakestone Commons Ave, has been approved.
A site plan has been approved for a daycare facility to be located on the new outparcel, at 600 Lakestone Commons Avenue. Building plan review and approval will occur prior to construction.
Site plans are currently under review for Ultimate Storage, an indoor mini-storage (warehouse) facility to be located at 9300 Fayetteville Road (HWY 401).
New Businesses & Existing Business Improvements
This is a list of renovations and improvements to existing buildings in Fuquay-Varina for new businesses coming to Fuquay-Varina, as well as existing businesses.
American Pride Car Wash
Construction is set to begin for renovations and site changes to American Pride Car Wash, located at 7510 Purfoy Road.
Char Mac Apartments
Renovations are currently underway at Buildings #2 of Char Mac Apartments, located at 203 East Ransom Street, near downtown Fuquay. Renovations have been completed on Building #1.
Building plans are currently under review for a dental office to be located at 609 Attain Street, Suite 191. This is an upfit in the Fuquay Village Centre plaza.
Consolidated School Gymnasium
Demolition is currently underway of the Consolidated School Gymnasium. The facility located at 326 West Jones Street sustained severe damage and is being demolished.
Don Jenkins Ford
Construction has been completed at Don Jenkins Ford to replace existing lighting throughout the site with LED lighting at 3217 North Main Street (HWY 401).
Construction is now underway for Draftline Brewery, a brewery and tap room, to be located at 341 East Broad Street, Suite 151. The business will be located in the Stephens warehouse buildings in downtown Varina.
Construction is nearing completion for a new restaurant, El Lobo, to be located at 1301 East Broad Street. This is the former location of After Hours, in the Fuquay Crossing Shopping Center.
Building plans for an upfit are currently under review for Firehouse Subs, to be located at 1303 North Main Street (HWY 401).
Demolition is nearly complete at the Guilford Mills site, a former industrial business. The vacant building being demolished is located at 200 Dickens Road. The project is demolition only; no plans for future use of the property have been submitted to the Town.
John Hiester Chevrolet
Construction has begun on interior renovations and an expansion to John Hiester Chevrolet, an automobile dealership located at 3100 North Main Street (HWY 401).
Site and building plans are under review for a building fit-up at 2916 North Main Street (HWY 401). The location will house a restaurant, Kumo Sushi, in the North Creek Shopping Center.
Construction is set to begin for an addition at United Pentecostal Church of Fuquay, located at 6124 Dwight Rowland Road. The addition at the church will include two (2) modular units located behind the existing facility, to be utilized for classrooms and offices related to the church.
Another addition to the facility, a building expansion and parking lot addition, is currently under the review of the Board of Adjustment.
Pet Wash “24”
Construction is now underway for Pet Wash “24”, a facility to provide for pet services and limited retail. The facility will be located at 1514 North Broad Street, in the Broad Street Market shopping center.
PetSmart, a pet product retailer and service provider, is now open. The facility will be located at 991 East Broad Street, in the Main Street Station shopping center, where Walmart is located.
Construction of a building fit-up is now underway for Piedmont Pottery, a retail business, to be located at 511 East Broad Street in downtown Varina.
Procare Outdoor Power
Construction has begun for renovation of a former gas station, located at 1208 W Academy Street (HWY 42). Removal of the underground fuel storage tanks is also taking place as part of this change of use. Procare Outdoor Power will be relocating to the renovated location from its former location, 405 E Broad Street (HWY 55) in downtown Varina.
Shining Stars Pediatric Therapy
Building plans are currently under review for Shining Stars Pediatric Therapy. The proposed facility will be located at 304 Judd Place.
Southern Wake Academy
Site plans are currently under review for a major expansion of Southern Wake Academy. The expansion includes construction of a 44,110 square foot main building to be located at the existing location, 5108 Old Powell Road. The expansion also includes a temporary modular classroom, to be utilized during construction of the main building.
Construction is now underway for an expansion of Space Savers ministorage to add buildings. The business is located at 2881 North Broad St (HWY 55). Also underway is construction of another storage lot at 4902 Wade Nash Road, directly across Lightwater Lane from the existing facility.
Building plans are currently under review for an expansion of Universal Healthcare. The facility located at 410 Judd Parkway SE is proposing an addition to provide 20 more beds. A site plan has been approved.
Building plans are currently under review to convert the Kerr Drug, located at 816 North Main Street, to a Walgreens. This is related to Walgreens’ purchase of Kerr Drug, and will be the second Walgreens location in Town.
Residential Development Projects
Construction is underway for Phase 2 of Amber Ridge Subdivision. This phase of the residential subdivision includes a total of 48 lots and is located off of Purfoy Road.
Construction has begun for Phases 3 and 4 of Amber Ridge, a standard subdivision. These phases include 56 lots.
Infrastructure construction is underway for Phase 2 of Alston Ridge, an open space subdivision located along North Broad Street (HWY 55) and Old Adams Road. Homes are being constructed in Phases 1 and 4. The total project at completion (including Phases 1-5) entails 137.03 acres, zoned R-8 CU, with 382 lots, a 3.38 acre homeowners’ association recreation site, and a 7.43 acre commercial site located along North Broad Street (HWY 55). This project was previously known as Alston Pond.
Construction plans are currently under review for several phases within the Brighton Forest Subdivision, located off of Johnson Pond Road. Phases 9B and 10B will include 24 lots, and Phases 3A, 5A, and 9A will include 38 lots.
A preliminary subdivision named Brookside has been approved. The proposed subdivision is near the intersection of Judd Parkway NE and Stewart Street, and will be located off of Judd Parkway. Brookside is proposed as an open space subdivision, with 8.4 acres of open space within a total of 31.6 acres. There are 96 proposed lots.
Construction plans are currently under review for Cypress Meadow, an open space subdivision to be located off of Ten-Ten Road and Old McCullers Road. The site is 53.5 acres in total, and will include 155 lots and 15.8 acres of open space.
Mill Ridge South
Construction is set to begin for Mill Ridge South, a residential subdivision with 47 total lots located off of James Slaughter Road.
Construction plans are currently under review for Phases 1 and 5 of Neill’s Pond subdivision. The open space subdivision will include 27 lots in Phase 1 and 15 lots in Phase 5, and will be accessed via Holland Road.
Construction has begun on Phases 1 and 2 of the Partin Place subdivision. There will be 39 lots in Phase 1 and 41 lots in Phase 2, making a total of 80 lots within the subdivision, which is accessed via Harrison Place Lane, in the existing Harrison Place subdivision off NC 42.
Phase SF-4 - Construction is underway for SF-4 (Phase 4) in the South Lakes Planned Development (PD) community. This phase is adjacent to the South Lakes Recreation Center and will contain 54 single-family residential lots.
Phase SF-7 – A preliminary subdivision plan is currently under review for South Lakes SF-7. This phase will include 290 lots in total, divided into 6 smaller sections, and will be accessed from Old Honeycutt Road.
Phase SF-11 – Construction plans have been approved for South Lakes SF-11 (Phase 11). This phase is adjacent to SF-4 and will include 45 single-family residential lots.
A preliminary subdivision has been approved for a total development of 65.7 acres, located off of Herbert Akins Road. The proposed subdivision will be an open space subdivision with a total of 186 lots and 17.62 acres of open space.
Construction plans have been approved for Phase 1 of Sunset Bluffs, formerly Phase 6 of Mill Ridge Subdivision, to be accessed from Herbert Akins Road. This phase includes 24 lots.
Construction plans are currently under review for Phase 2A of Sunset Bluffs, access via Phase 1, currently under construction. This phase includes 37 lots.
A preliminary subdivision called Tyler Park is currently under review. The proposed subdivision will include a total of 43.2 acres, with 14.9 acres of open space provided, following the Town’s Open Space Development regulations. It will be located off of Stewart Street, near the intersection with James Slaughter Road, and will include a total of 89 lots.
Phase 1 – Phase 1 of Varina Park, an open space subdivision is currently under construction. This phase of Varina Park has a total of 22 lots and is accessed via Crocked Ridge Road in the Buckhaven Subdivision and via Jaybird Lane in the Stewart Manner subdivision, both of which are accessed by Stewart Street.
Phase 2 – Grading and infrastructure installation is underway for Phase 2 of the Varina Park Subdivision. Phase 2 contains 26 lots and will be accessed via Phase 1 of Varina Park.