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8/21/2020 Member News

Edge Central Development Partners received authorization to execute a lease and development agreement for a mixed-use project in Edge District

AUGUST 21, 2020 – (ST. PETERSBURG, FL) – In a unanimous vote, Edge Central Development Partners received authorization yesterday by the City of St. Petersburg Council to execute a lease and development agreement for a mixed-use project at the site of the former St. Petersburg Police headquarters.

 

EDGE Central plans a 100,000-square-foot Class A office space, 22,000 square feet of retail space, 56 residential condos, 30 workforce rental apartments and a 600-space parking garage. The development will be organized around a new civic plaza, which will include a public art installation dedicated to The Courageous 12, the 12 Black St. Petersburg police officers who sued the city to gain the full rights of their white counterparts.

 Site preparation, demolition will begin in 2021 with project completion expected in 2023.

Edge Central Partners is a joint-venture comprising local companies, St. Petersburg-based J Square Developers and Backstreets Capital, LLC  and Tampa-based DDA Development. The project team also includes Tim Clemmons of St. Petersburg-based Place Architecture, and office leasing specialist Wendy Giffin of Cushman and Wakefield.