Town of Fuquay-Varina Projects
Construction has been completed on the addition of a retaining wall / seating area at Falcon Park, 611 East Academy Street (HWY 42) in downtown Fuquay.
Fire Station #2
Construction is set to begin on an expansion to Town of Fuquay-Varina Fire Station #2. This station is located at 5617 Hilltop Road. The expansion will include additional bays for Fire Department vehicles, as well as expanded areas for Staff and a public parking lot.
Non-Residential Site Plan Projects
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.
Gray’s Creek Pool / Rec Center
A site plan has been approved for a facility to serve the residents of the Gray’s Creek Subdivision. The proposed facility will be located at 1104 Forest Fern Lane, in the subdivision off of Wilbon Road.
PepBoys – 8100 Fayetteville Road
Construction has begun 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 near the Kings Grant Commons Shopping Center.
A site plan is currently under review, submitted in two (2) phases, for development of a Sheetz at the corner of Old Powell Road and North Broad Street (HWY 55).
South Lakes SF-7 Neighborhood Amenity Site
Plans have been approved for a neighborhood amenity site to serve the South Lakes Planned Development (PD) community. The will be located in SF-7, for which subdivision plans are currently under review.
Steak ‘n Shake
A site plan is currently under review for a Steak ‘n Shake restaurant with just over 3,700 square feet. The proposed restaurant will be located at 8012 Fayetteville Road (HWY 401), near the Kings Grant Commons Shopping Center.
The Shoppes at Judd
Construction is now underway on a multi-tenant retail space called The Shoppes at Judd, to be located at 1237 North Main Street (HWY 401). This is the former location of a gas station, at the corner of North Main Street (HWY 401) and Judd Parkway Northeast. (Please also see “The Vitamin Shoppe” found in the New Businesses & Existing Business Improvements Section of this page.)
The Shoppes at Lakestone Commons – Kiddie Academy
Construction has begun on a daycare facility to be located on the new outparcel, at 600 Lakestone Commons Avenue.
Site plan has been approved and building 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.
All Events DJ’s
Construction is nearly complete on a building upfit at 609 North Attain Street, Suite 171. The location will be home to All Events DJ’s.
American Pride Car Wash
Construction is set to begin for renovations and site changes to American Pride Car Wash, located at 7510 Purfoy Road.
Building plans are currently under review for an addition to the Tap House, located at 600 East Broad Street, as well as interior renovations to the Smokehouse, located at 525 East Broad Street, both locations of the Aviator in downtown Varina.
AW Sparks Accounting Office
AW Sparks at 2916 North Main Street (HWY 401), in the North Creek Shopping Center, is set to open. This is for the location of an accounting office.
Camo Brothers Pizza
Construction is now underway for Camo Brothers Pizza, to be located at 2916 North Main Street (HWY 401) in the North Creek Shopping Center.
A site plan has been approved for an addition to Club Worx, located at 100 Fitness Drive. Building plans are currently under review.
Construction is now underway for a building upfit at 101 North Main Street (HWY 401) in downtown Fuquay. This is for a proposed dance studio location.
Dr. Parikh Offices
Dr. Parikh Offices, located at 1004 Procure Street, is now open.
Edward & Jones
Edward & Jones at 2916 North Main Street (HWY 401) in the North Creek Shopping Center is set to open. This is for the location of a financial advising office.
Habitat for Humanity Restore
A Habitat for Humanity Restore is now open. The business is located at 1352 North Main Street (HWY 401), between Tractor Supply and Cost Cutters.
Construction is now underway on a restaurant, Hibachi Bowl, to be located at 8109 Fayetteville Road, Suite 129 (HWY 401), in the Kings Grant Commons Shopping Center.
John Deere Turf Care
Construction is now underway for the renovation and addition of a tilt table (lab) at 6501 South NC 55 Hwy. This is the location of John Deere Turf Care.
Kumo Sushi is now open at 2916 North Main Street, Suite 112 (HWY 401). The location is a restaurant in the North Creek Shopping Center.
Site and building plans are currently under review for the McWally Building, located at 132 South Fuquay Ave in downtown Fuquay. The plan includes the addition of a parking lot to the site, proposed building improvements, and division of the existing single space into several tenant spaces.
An addition to the existing church facility facility, a building expansion and parking lot addition, is currently under site and building plan review.
Piedmont Pottery, a retail business, to be located at 511 East Broad Street in downtown Varina is set to open.
Southern Wake Academy
Construction has begun on 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, which is now open.
An expansion of Space Savers ministorage, to add buildings to the existing site, is open. 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.
The Mill, a coffee and wine shop, located at 146 South Main Street (HWY 401) is now open. This property is at the corner of Main and Depot Streets in downtown Fuquay.
The Vitamin Shoppe
Building plans have been approved for The Vitamin Shoppe, to be located in The Shoppes at Judd, which is currently under construction. The future location of the retailer is 1237 North Main Street (HWY 401).
An expansion of Universal Healthcare is now open. The facility located at 410 Judd Parkway SE has done an addition to provide 20 more beds.
Building renovations are now complete on Wendy’s, located at 8050 Ten Ten Road in the King’s Grant Commons Shopping Center.
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.
Homes are currently being constructed in Phases 1, 2 and 4 of Alston Ridge, an open space subdivision located along North Broad Street (HWY 55) and Old Adams Road. 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.
A plan amendment has been submitted and is currently under review to split existing Phase 3 into Phases 3A and 3B by adjusting phase lines. The proposal does not include the addition of new single-family lots.
Construction plans have been submitted and are currently under review for Phases 2, 6, 7 and 8 of Avalon Springs.
Work is being done in several phases of the Brighton Forest Subdivision, located off of Johnson Pond Road. Construction of homes is set to begin in Phases 9B and 10B and will include 24 lots. Construction of infrastructure is underway in Phases 3A, 5A, and 9A, which will include 38 lots.
Construction is now underway for Phase 1 of Brookside, a subdivision near the intersection of Judd Parkway NE and Stewart Street, and located off of Judd Parkway. Brookside is an open space subdivision, with 8.4 acres of open space within a total of 31.6 acres. There are 96 approved lots in the total subdivision.
Construction plans have been approved and infrastructure construction is now underway for Cypress Meadows, 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.
Construction of homes has begun in Phase 1A of Gray’s Creek Subdivision, an open space subdivision located off of Wilbon Road. Phase 1A includes 77 lots.
Construction plans are currently under review for Phase 2 of Gray’s Creek Subdivision. This phase includes 45 lots.
The total subdivision will include 250 lots on just over 90 acres, and will also have access onto Coley Farm Road as well as Wilbon Road.
Mill Ridge South
Construction has begun on 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.
Oaks of Sippihaw
Construction of infrastructure is now underway in Phase 4 of Oaks of Sippihaw. This phase includes 25 lots. This phase will be accessed from Phase 3 of Oaks of Sippihaw, and will also provide connections to two (2) other locations in the Woodchase Subdivision.
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.
Preliminary subdivision plans have been submitted for Ransdell Subdivision, located off of Hilltop Needmore Road. This is a proposed open space subdivision.
Construction in homes in all sections of South Lakes Phases SF-1 through SF-4 is currently underway. Construction of homes most recently started in Phase SF-4, adjacent to the existing South Lakes Recreation Center, which will include 54 single-family homes at completion.
Phase SF-7 – Construction plans are currently under review for SF-7 (Phase 7) of the South Lakes Planned Development (PD) community. 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 of infrastructure is set to begin 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 in five (5) phases. Construction of homes in Phase 1 of Sunset Bluffs, formerly Phase 6 of Mill Ridge Subdivision, accessed from Herbert Akins Road is now underway. This phase includes 24 lots.
Construction of infrastructure for Phase 2A of Sunset Bluffs, accessed via Phase 1, is nearly complete. This phase includes 37 lots.
Construction plans are currently under review for Phases 2B, 3A, 3B, 4A, and 4B. A preliminary amendment is currently under review.
A preliminary amendment for a phase line adjustment is currently under review. This amendment does not change the number of approved lots.
Sunset Bluffs South
A preliminary subdivision has been submitted and is currently under review for an open space development, located off of Herbert Akins Road. The proposed subdivision is located immediately to the south of Sunset Bluffs, already under construction and review.
This is an open space subdivision accessed off West Academy Street (HWY 42) and Coley Farm Road. Construction of homes in Phase 3 is currently underway.
A plan amendment is currently under review to add two (2) new phases to this development by adjusting phase lines. This is proposed to amend previously approved phasing of this subdivision by adjusting phase lines, and does not include the addition of new lots.
A preliminary subdivision has been submitted and is currently under review. The proposed subdivision includes a minimum lot size of 20,000 square feet (just under ½ an acre) and is located off of Sunset Lake Road.
Construction is set to begin on Tyler Park. The 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.