Car dealerships arriving in Wesley Chapel

Pasco County is in the market to add to its luxury car dealerships with BMW as the potential tenant of a proposed showroom near The Shops at Wiregrass. Japanese-auto dealership Mitsubishi also appears to want into Pasco’s market, with a showroom located west of Eagleston Boulevard at Bruce B. Downs Boulevard. Representatives of Spring Engineering Inc., filed a pre-application for “BMW-Wesley … [Read more...]

Lexus of Wesley Chapel brings new dealership to Pasco

A new dealer will tap into the luxury automobile market in Pasco County with its new showroom under construction near Wiregrass Ranch. Lexus of Wesley Chapel is being built on about 8 acres, next to Wesley Chapel Toyota, at 5300 Eagleston Blvd., south of State Road 54 and west of Bruce B. Downs Boulevard. Owners of Williams Automotive Group competed against nearly 130 dealers nationwide who … [Read more...]

Retail jobs on the rise

But more jobs are needed to diversify Pasco’s economy Heading south on Interstate 275 into Tampa, and points beyond, cars stack up and slow to a crawl as commuters in the morning rush hour out of Pasco County’s bedroom communities hit the brakes. Motorists going north, mostly zip along at a steady clip. In the afternoon the traffic flow reverses. It’s all about where the jobs are and … [Read more...]

Restaurant wings into Wesley Chapel

Buffalo Wild Wings will open its doors in time for the Fourth of July celebrations. The ribbon cutting is scheduled for July 3, with the first full week of operation kicking off July 6, said Dana Balch, the restaurant’s general manager. “We are super excited,” he said. “It’s been a long time in the making.” Residents have come up to Balch and his staff for weeks when they have been … [Read more...]

Hospital CEO details expansion plans

It’s less than three years old, but Florida Hospital Wesley Chapel is already experiencing growing pains. Denyse Bales-Chubb, president/CEO of Florida Hospital Wesley Chapel shared details of the hospital’s $78 million expansion plans at the April 7 breakfast of the Greater Wesley Chapel Chamber of Commerce meeting. Wesley Chapel’s growth is fueling the need for the hospital’s expansion, … [Read more...]

Tampa Premium Outlets beginning to take shape

Tampa Premium Outlets is no longer just wishes and speculation. There are still lots of questions, however, about what tenants will fill the 441,000 square feet of shopping space. Bulldozers are moving earth, and walls are going vertical on what has been a shopping destination in the making going back more than decade. Plans have changed through the years, but now an outlet center is … [Read more...]