2019 Developments

These are the new development projects, new businesses, relocated businesses and businesses that upgraded their building and/or rebranded in 2019:

Businesses Opened:
Office Depot, 2020 W. Grand River Ave Okemos (Best Buy Plaza)

Gallagher Law/Simplified Tax, 6025 N. Hagadorn, East Lansing - vacant bank in Carriage Hills.

Launch Trampoline Park, Meridian Mall Gordman’s Space.

X-Golf, 4950 Marsh Road, Okemos. Indoor golf driving range in Target Shopping Center

Pizza Hut, 3320 E. Lake Lansing Road

Orthopedic Rehab Specialists, 5100 Marsh Road, Suite G, Okemos

Paradise Indian Restaurant, 4760 Marsh Road, Okemos (former McAllisters)

J-Dubb’s Signature Subs, 2160 W. Grand River Ave, Okemos (former Subway)

Plato’s Closet, 2825 E. Grand River Ave, East Lansing – relocation from smaller space

VIP Nail Bar, 3552 Meridian Crossings, Okemos

Box Drop Mattress, 1644 Haslett Road (Haslett Village Square)

Big Lots, 2020 W. Grand River Ave, Okemos (Best Buy Plaza – grand opening July 26)

Kumon Learning Center, 2398 Joly Road, Okemos. Relocation from Alaiedon Twp

The Black Barn Co., 1982 Grand River Suite 4 (Meridian Mall Food Court) 8.9.19

Panera Bread, 2080 W. Grand River Ave, Okemos. (open 8.21.19)

Commercial Use Under Construction:
High Caliber Karting, 80,000 sq ft single story Younkers – entertainment center (8.30 event/9.20 ceremony)

Portnoy and Tu, 2476 Jolly Road, Okemos. Relocation for dentist office. (Sept 26)

VanCamp Building, MSU Foundation shared wet-lab at 4942 Dawn Ave (Sept 12)

Zoom Express Laundry, 3034 E. Lake Lansing Road/Carriage Hills (Mid Sept)

Crunch Fitness, new fitness center at 2655 E. Grand River Ave (Fall 2019)

Soldans Pet Supply, 2283 W. Grand River Ave. Relocation expected in Late 2019

Firestone Complete Auto Care, 2700 E. Grand River Ave, East Lansing.

Bread Bites, Mediterranean Cuisine & Bakery, 5100 Marsh Road, Okemos (old Tannin site)

102 Pho & Banh Mi Vietnamese Soup & Sandwiches, 4760 Marsh Road, Okemos (part of formers McAllisters site)

Swagath Express, food service adjacent to Swagath Market, 1731 W.

Grand River (former Farm Fresh Seafood site)

Title Boxing Club, 2842 E. Grand River Ave (former Plato’s Closet)

Residential or Long Term Construction/Phasing

Marriot Courtyard, Meridian Crossing Drive. 105 rooms

Elevation, 2362 Jolly Oak Road, Okemos. 350+ residential units

New Hope Church, 2170 E. Saginaw Road, East Lansing

Super 8/Knights Inn, new owner, complete remodel & Clarion branding. Quality micro hotel - 2736 E Grand River Ave, East Lansing, MI 48823

Approved/Not Yet Commenced
Village of Okemos, mixed-use project west of Okemos Road north and south of Hamilton Road.
Leo’s Lodge Property Redevelopment, 2085 W. Grand River. Multi-tenant commercial project
Red Cedar Manor, 2875 Northwind Drive. Mixed use project.
Woda Cooper, 4.6 Acres to allow for 49 affordable housing units north of Whole Foods
Newton Park Apartments, SE Corner Newton Road/Saginaw Hwy. Multifamily mixed use
Silverstone Estates, 25 single family residential homes at Powell Road north of Grand River
Copper Creek Condominiums, 45 acres NE corner of Haslett & Van Atta. 102 residential lots.
LaFontaine FCA Dealership, NE Corner Powell Road and Grand River Ave, Chrysler, Jeep, Ram
Fedewa Homes, 1730 Chief Okemos Circle – two apartment buildings totaling 15 units