Arverne, Queens, NY (PRWEB) October 30, 2010
Arverne By The Sea welcomes the Grand Opening of the new Stop & Shop. New York State Senate President Malcolm Smith, Assembly Women Audrey Pheffer and Michelle Titus, Councilman James Sanders Jr., Queens Borough President Helen Marshall, and Stop and Shop’s Sr. VP James Sylvia and Store Manager Vito Orlando attended the ribbon cutting ceremony. The 55,000 square foot supermarket is located in Arverne By The Sea on Rockaway Beach Boulevard between Beach 73rd and Beach 69th Streets. The $23 million facility created about 100 construction jobs and was completed in just over 16 months. The new Stop & Shop produced approximately 200 jobs for full and part time employees.
The Stop & Shop is part of the Arverne By The Sea master-planned community of residential homes, commercial and retail space. Also under construction and located just across the street from Stop & Shop is the 36,000 square foot YMCA community center with an Aquatic Center, and a 22,000 square foot retail transit plaza centered around the newly refurbished Arverne By The Sea subway station. A marina, charter school, neighborhood parks and natural preserves are also coming soon.
Arverne By The Sea is an oceanfront community residing in Queens, New York. When complete, this award winning community will consist of 2,300 homes and over 150,00 square feet of retail and commercial space spanning across 127 acres of land set along the Atlantic Ocean. Two-family homes are priced from $559,000.*
About Arverne By The Sea LLC. Arverne By The Sea LLC, brings together resources of The Benjamin Companies and The Beechwood Organization. The Benjamin Companies is a nationally acclaimed real estate development and management company, with a reputation for innovative residential and commercial development, guided by a commitment to community and building in harmony with the environment. The Beechwood Organization is one of the largest developers of residential lifestyle communities and residential two-family homes on Long Island and throughout New York City. For over 30 years Beechwood has been the industry leader in building quality and design. These two local, highly successful, award-winning development companies have an incomparable history of outstanding success in the real estate industry. Today, their partnership has culminated in their most inspired master plan, Arverne By The Sea.
7303-05 Spinnaker Drive, Arverne, NY 11692. Phone (718) 474-5400. http://www.ArverneByTheSea.com
*Prices Subject to change without notice.