Construction begins on $5 million retail center in Fairfax County
- September 15, 2011
L.F. Jennings Inc., a Falls Church-based contractor, has started construction on a $5 million retail shopping center in Fairfax County. The 23,000-square-foot Boulevard Marketplace is located on Fairfax Boulevard at the intersections of Route 29 and 50. Local developer J. Donegan Co. is putting up two buildings that will offer a variety of retail options, including a future bank site. Architect Bignell Watkins Hasser, based out of Annapolis, Md.,designed the project. Multicolored brick, stone and precast columns set off building fronts. The design also includes covered walkways, awnings and an octagonal tower with a metal roof. The project’s expected completion date is Nov. 1, 2012.