Town of Fuquay-Varina Projects
Alston Ridge Park
The Alston Ridge Park, located at 6850 Hilltop-Needmore Road, is now open.
A segment of the Depot Trail, a greenway near South NC HWY 55, will be opening soon. The Depot Trail will eventually go through the South Lakes subdivision, and connect to the Honeycutt Road Park.
A dog park is now open at 110 Woodland Drive, near downtown Fuquay. The park has two (2) distinct areas for large and small dogs, totaling over one and a half (1.5) fenced acres, and parking for nine (9) vehicles.
Fuquay-Varina Community Library
The Fuquay-Varina branch of the Wake County Community Library System is now open after being renovated. The library is located at 133 South Fuquay Avenue in downtown Fuquay.
Construction has begun for the Johnson House, located at 405 Spring Avenue in downtown Fuquay. 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.
Varina Parking Lot
Construction is nearly complete on a public parking lot in downtown Varina. The parking lot, located along E Broad Street (HWY 55), at the corner of Durham Street and Fayetteville Street, will have 15 public parking spaces.
Non-Residential Site Plan Projects
Construction is underway on a new ABC Store, to be located at 1940 Cinema Drive, to be located in the Marquee Station development.
Ashebridge Children’s Academy
Construction is underway for Ashebridge Children’s Academy. This is Phase 2 of the Ber Creek Office site plan project, and is located at 916 Old Honeycutt Road.
A Bojangles’ restaurant located near the intersection of Banks Road and Fayetteville Road (HWY 401), at 9919 Fayetteville Road is now open. The restaurant is adjacent to the Sheetz that recently opened on the corner of Banks Road.
Daniel Property Subdivision
A preliminary commercial subdivision of four (4) lots is currently under review. The property is adjacent to Judd Parkway and East Broad Street, addressed at 1259 E Broad St and totals just over 10 acres.
Farm Bureau Insurance
Construction has begun for a 3,600 square foot building, to replace the existing building the Farm Bureau Insurance facility is in. This project is located at 1441 North Main Street.
Fuquay Commons Phase II
Site and building plans are currently under review 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
A site plan has been submitted for a 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.
Site and building plans are currently under review for a Pep Boys. The proposed 5,546 square foot facility will be located at 1516 N Main Street (HWY 401) and will include six (6) bays.
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.
A Wells Fargo bank, located at 704 N Judd Parkway NE, adjacent to the Fuquay Commons shopping plaza, is now open.
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.
Abundant Space Self Storage
Construction has begun for an expansion of Abundant Space Self Storage, a mini storage facility located at 7000 South NC Highway 55.
American Pride Car Wash
Site and building plans are currently under review for renovations and site changes to American Pride Car Wash, located at 7510 Purfoy Road.
Aviator Brewing Company
Construction has begun for an expansion at Aviator Brewing Company. The 11,900 square foot expansion is for the production location, at 209 Technology Park Lane in the Technology Park development.
After completing renovations to the existing building, CrossFit is now open at 2205 N Grassland Drive.
Renovations are now completed to CVS, located at 605 North Main Street (HWY 401). Construction included renovations to the parking lot, as well as to the building, and the addition of a CVS Minute Clinic.
Demolition has begun at the Guilford Mills site, a former industrial business. The vacant building being demolished is located at 200 Dickens Road.
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).
King Chinese Buffet
King Chinese Buffet’s new location is now open. The restaurant has been relocated from its former location in the Main Street Station shopping center to 1029 East Broad Street, also within the same shopping center.
Construction has begun for the pet product retailer and service provider, PetSmart. The facility will be located at 991 East Broad Street, in the Main Street Station shopping center, where Walmart is located.
Procare Outdoor Power
Building and site plans are currently under review for renovation of a former gas station, located at 1208 W Academy Street (HWY 42). Procare Outdoor Power will be relocating to the renovated location from its former location, 405 E Broad Street (HWY 55) in downtown Varina.
A site plan amendment has been submitted for Space Savers ministorage. The business will be expanding, and is located at 2881 North Broad St (HWY 55).
Phase II – A site plan has been submitted for Space Savers Phase II, a second phase of development of the Space Savers facility. This phase will be located at 4902 Wade Nash Road, directly across Lightwater Lane from the existing facility.
Ted Valas Building
Site and building plans are currently under review to renovate the former home of the Fuquay-Varina Independent Newspaper to a church, at 209 E Vance Street.
Wade Jurney Homes Sales Office
A sales office for Wade Jurney Homes, located at 8109 Fayetteville Road (HWY 401), Suite 133, in the Kings Grant Shopping Center, is now open.
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 Alston Ridge Phases 1, 2 and 4, an open space subdivision located along North Broad Street (HWY 55) and Old Adams Road. The total project includes 137.03 acres, zoned R-8 CU, with 382 lots, a 3.38 acre homeowners’ association recreation site located along North Broad Street (HWY 55), and a 7.43 acre commercial site also located along North Broad Street (HWY 55) at completion. This project was previously known as Alston Pond. Also as a part of this project, Hilltop Needmore Road will be constructed as an extension from North Broad Street (HWY 55) through the southern portion of the property that will end on the west side of Basal Creek.
A preliminary subdivision plan has been approved 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 has begun 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-11 - A preliminary subdivision plan has been submitted for South Lakes SF-11 (Phase 11). This phase is adjacent to SF-4 and will include 45 single-family residential lots.
Sugar Run Apartments
Building plans are currently under review for a 58 unit apartment complex, to be located on 5.57 acres located off of Award Street. This complex is near the intersection of South Main Street and South Judd Parkway Southeast.
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.
The Village at Marquee Station Apartments
Phase 1 - Construction is complete for 149 apartment units contain in three-story, multi-family buildings to be located on Lot 1 (10.40 acre lot) of Marquee Station Mixed-Use Development. Lot 1 is located on proposed Cinema Drive in the Marquee Station Mixed-Use Subdivision Development that will have access to North Main Street (HWY 401) and Mill Creek Drive. The apartments will consist of 43 one-bedroom units, 82 two-bedroom units, and 12 three-bedroom units. Also included is a pool, cabana, clubhouse, and gym amenities for the residents.
Phase 2 - Construction is complete on The Village at Marquee Station Phase 2, located on Lot 2 of Marquee Station Mixed-Use Development, for construction of 80 apartment units in three-story, multi-family apartment buildings. Phase 2 is located on Cinema Drive, accessed from North Main Street (HWY 401) and Mill Creek Drive.
Phase 3 – Construction is currently underway for Phase 3 of The Village at Marquee Station, which includes 36 apartment units contained in three-story, multi-family apartment buildings. Phase 3 is located on Red Carpet Drive, accessed from North Main Street (HWY 401) and Mill Creek Drive.
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.