Brasfield & Gorrie Completes The District at Eastover
May 24, 2017
Contractor completes mixed-use urban revitalization development in Jackson
Jackson, Miss. (May 24, 2017) – Brasfield & Gorrie today announced that the company has completed its work on Phase II of The District at Eastover, a mixed-use urban revitalization development in the heart of Jackson, Mississippi.
Located on a highly visible 21-acre site off I-55 North, the development features retail, restaurant, office, hotel and residential spaces as well as a large, central green space. The development will bring premiere shopping, luxury living spaces, and more together in one pedestrian-friendly location.
Serving as general contractor, Brasfield & Gorrie teamed with Nelsen Architecture on this project for The District Land Development Company, LLC and its principals Breck Hines and Ted Duckworth. The 99,400 sq ft portion of the project included retail and office building shells as well as site work, hardscapes and landscaping.
In addition, Brasfield & Gorrie completed a three-story, 50,500 sq ft tenant build-out for BankPlus. A ribbon-cutting ceremony was held on May 17, 2017, to mark the opening of the BankPlus branch, which also includes office and meeting space.
About The District at Eastover
The District at Eastover represents the best of mixed-use urban revitalization in the heart of Mississippi’s capital city. Conveniently located between Jackson’s historic Eastover and Fondren neighborhoods and adjacent to the I-55 corridor and the University of Mississippi Medical Center, The District offers a transformative destination characterized by boutique shopping, acclaimed restaurants, thoughtfully planned office space and luxury residential living opportunities.
About Brasfield & Gorrie
Founded in 1964, Brasfield & Gorrie is one of the nation’s largest privately held construction firms, providing general contracting, design-build, and construction management services for a wide variety of markets. We are skilled in construction best practices, including virtual design and construction, integrated project delivery, and lean construction, but we are best known for our preconstruction and self-perform expertise and exceptional client service. Brasfield & Gorrie has 12 offices and approximately 2,600 employees. Our 2016 revenues were $2.4 billion. Engineering News-Record ranks Brasfield & Gorrie 30th among the nation’s “Top 400 Contractors” for 2017.