Joseph Kelleher Vice President of Simone Developers and Chairman of the Bronx Chamber of Commerce is bent over to the the weight that has been lifted off his back with the official Grand Opening of the New Throggs Neck Mall. This two story mall features a full service Target store on the first floor, and several major retailers and other smaller retailers on the top floor. The retailers include Applebee's, TJ MAXX, Subway, Sketchers, Metro Optics, a Wine and Liquor outlet, an Urgent Care Facility, 5 Guys Burgers, and a few more stores to come.
The space where the new mall is was the old U.S. Postal facility was on Brush Avenue as the mall is located at 815 Hutchinson Parkway South. Lafayette Avenue is the cross street, and there is plenty of parking.
Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr., State Senator Jeff Klein, Assemblyman Mike Benedetto and others were on hand for the ribbon cutting.
Joe Simone of Simone Developers tells of how this mall was built, and the reason why.
Bronx BP Ruben Diaz Jr. tells of the wonderful addition this mall will make to the Bronx, and the jobs that this mall is going to provide.
State Senator Jeff Klein welcomed the new mall in his district, saying that it will give area residents more choice, and many new stores to eat or shop in.
Bronx Chamber of Commerce President Lenny Caro give more reasons why this mall is good for the Bronx.
You don't have to worry at this mall as you see one of the New security cars that will patrol the new Throggs Neck Mall.
And of course the official Ribbon Cutting for the new Throggs Neck Mall by Joe Simone of Simone Developers.