Projects Around Town
Chick-fil-A Under Construction on S. Gilmore Road
A Revised Concept and Final Development Plan application was submitted to construct a new Chick-fil-A restaurant and future retail center. The proposed project is to be located in front of the Meijer Store on S. Gilmore Road. Planning Commission approved the request at the October 10, 2018 meeting. Anticipated opening is fall of 2019.
Becknell Industrial Building Now Complete
Becknell Industrial has completed construction on a speculative industrial building at 630 Commerce Center Drive in Fairfield. This 176,000 square foot manufacturing and distribution facility is ready for tenants.
“The location is perfect because of its proximity to the distribution and manufacturing core of Northern Cincinnati,” said Jeremy Kraus, First Vice President at CBRE. “This building will offer existing and new-to-market tenants the opportunity to operate in a modern, efficient facility. The features in the building will help tenants lower operational costs while also helping to retain and recruit talent in this competitive labor landscape.”
Telhio Undergoing Massive Expansion
The Telhio Credit Union branch at 950 Deis Drive in Village Green is undertaking a large expansion, adding to both sides of its current building. The expansion will bring the new facility to nearly 9,000 square feet in total.
Telhio hopes this new campus further enhances its operations in Fairfield and the surrounding market. For more information, visit Telhio's website at https://www.telhio.org/online_banking.html
Standex Electronics Relocated HQ to Fairfield
Standex Electronics is finalizing the relocation of its division headquarters to 4150 Thunderbird Lane in Fairfield where it will construct a 60,000 square foot manufacturing and engineering facility. It will move approximately 120 skilled employees and plans to add 10 additional employees within 3 years. The move to Fairfield allows Standex Electronics to grow organically and through acquisitions, with the goal to double in the next 4-5 years. The company creates products in the transportation, industrial, and appliance sector with a focus on aerospace and military.
Standex broke ground Spring of 2018 and completed construction in summer of 2019. For more information, visit Standex Electronics website here: https://standexelectronics.com
Fairfield Professional Building Expansion
Fairfield Professional Building, located at 4951 Dixie Highway, is expanding by over 9,000 square feet to allow for the growing operations of its three businesses: Collecting Warehouse, Granite Earth, and Hipsy. This expansion will include an investment of more than $750,000 and an increase to over 30 total employees. The owners plan to add modern design to the facade of the building facing Dixie Highway (pictured).
Fairfield Professional Building LLC purchased the facility from the City in 2006. It formerly housed the Fairfield Police Department and Municipal Court.
Fairfield Village Senior Apartments
Construction is finished on a new apartment facility for seniors aged 55 years and older. Fairfield Village Senior Apartments will be located on Patterson Drive in the northern section of the Town Center area. The building is 3 stories and contains 119 units.
The apartments are designed for independent living and will include a mix of 1 and 2 bedroom units. Read more on the Fairfield Village Senior Apartments page.