Friday, August 29, 2008

DRIPPING CHANGES: Summary of upcoming changes

Our good friend and favorite realtor David Loe attended the Dripping Springs Chamber of Commerce luncheon and learned the following bits of local news which he has graciously shared with us. Here is a rundown of upcoming changes around town.

Several construction projects are appearing on the west side of town:
- Java Sea has started construction on their new building
- Three professional buildings with office spaces
- Construction has begun on the conversion on both the high school and middle school
- Driftwood Baptist Church has started construction
- First Baptist Church has recently completed a slab inspection and have submitted their building plans to the city
- Rob Shelton Blvd will be completed in the next 3 weeks

Changes in other areas of town:
- Site plan has been approved for Best Western (58 rooms) east of the Domino's Pizza
- Harper’s Towing (short term storgage lot) has been approved on South Canyonwood
- Possible auto repair shop on North Canyonwood

Other construction timelines:
- Pioneer Bank will be completed in October
- The Shops at the Springs will include: LK Nails, AT&T, Great Clips, Koi Lantern and Quiznos
- Flores, McDonalds, Chase and possibly Quiznos will be opening between Thanksgiving and Christmas
- Walgreen’s will open in early 2009