At the Dunn Loring/Merrifield Metro Station work continues on the phase one WMATA parking garage. As soon as that parking garage is finished, the construction of one of the two new apartment buildings on the site will start. The project will include a Harris Teeter, retail and 500 apartments.
Across the street at Halstead Square residential leasing has started and new commercial businesses like BlackFinn American Grill and Lost Dog Cafe are moving in. Construction of a final building in the project is scheduled to start late summer next year.
To ease access to the metro station (and all the new development) a new connection from Rt 50 to the metro is under construction.The new connection will connect Eskridge Road with Rt 50, giving people an alternative to Prosperity and Gallows.
At the Mosaic District progress is great with Angelica Theatre, Hyatt house and MOM’s Organic Market having opened already. Target is scheduled to open October 14th.
So, lots of exciting things happening in the Merrifield area. If you are excited too you should check out our Top 8 Merrifield Communities to Benefit from the Redevelopment.