Target to Open 22,500 Square-Foot Store on Clinton Street as Part of Essex Crossing

Posted on: April 30th, 2017 at 8:49 am by

The big box retailers are longing up to take space in Essex Crossing. Next up is Target, which will open a 22,500 square-foot store at 145 Clinton Street (aka Site 5).

According to the Wall Street Journal, Target signed a lease for the second floor of the fifteen-story tower under construction at 145 Clinton Street. It joins a crowded field of retailers at this spot, as Trader Joe’s already nabbed 70,000 square-feet of ground-level real estate; Planet Fitness Gym backed out, though. 

The building at Site 5, designed by the firm Beyer Blinder Belle, also boasts 211 rental units (half affordable), a school facility, and public park on the Broome Street perimeter. The affordable housing lottery for the 104 apartments is underway.

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