WALL TOWNSHIP — New retail stores are coming to Wall Township, officials have confirmed.
The site of a former Lowe’s Express, located in the Whole Foods Plaza on Route 35, is expected to be divided into three different storefronts, Mayor Dominick DiRocco said.
Two confirmed retail stores set to occupy the space are Ulta Beauty and TJ Maxx. Lease agreements for both retailers have been signed within the past two weeks, the mayor confirmed.
“There’s no third tenant that we know of,” the mayor said. “So there’s been no discussion with the town about who the third tenant would be.”
The Lowe’s Express location closed its doors in April 2016.
In addition to the new shops at the Whole Food Complex, an Aldi grocery store has recently been approved at the site of the future Wall Promenade, also located on Route 35, Mayor DiRocco said.
“The Aldi did, in fact, ink a lease agreement with the owner of the Promenade, and they came in for a transfer permit. So they are officially and formally approved to go in that site,” he said.
Officials have previously confirmed a drive-through Starbucks and urgent care center have received approval for the Promenade, located at the site of a former Levitz Furniture store at 1919 Route 35.
Mega Land Holdings, LLC, the company developing the property, is also in possession of a retail consumption liquor license. Mayor DiRocco previously confirmed the site had been approved for two restaurants.
“The site is approved for two restaurants but, at this point in time, we don’t know which restaurants will occupy those spaces. The owner will need to inform the town and get the proper approvals before the restaurants can open,” the mayor said.
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