While construction began about a month ago, the official groundbreaking Wednesday officially launched the beginnings of a new addition to the Gateway Commerce Center near the Interstates 270 – 255 interchange.  The facility will include a 717,000 square foot distribution center, which is being built in anticipation of a new tenant, although none has been identified at this time.

Last summer, TriStar Properties built a 673,000 square foot speculative building at the site that was fully leased before completion.  TriStar Properties President Michael Towerman tells The Big Z the local work force has proven itself to be a valuable asset to the region.

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The new Gateway East 717 distribution center will be located to the east of Interstate 255, and is scheduled for completion in December 2015. 


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