Two retail projects now under construction there will take the street even further from the earlier look of the area.
Central Development plans a $35 million hotel and retail project that will include the current building.
The City Council says one must die to make way for an apartment and retail project.
It is to be the site of a $350 million office and retail project.
There are also several retail projects that have been proposed for the area.
And retail projects, including two shopping centers, are to rise along nearby Route 169 by this spring.
On December 15, 2005, ground was broken for the $30 million housing and retail project.
While these buildings and others were going up, a major retail project envisioned for the neighborhood stalled.
Then we started our retail project when the shopping-center industry was still in its infancy.
The retail projects will also bring jobs and tax revenue into the city.