[VIDEO] South Thomas Drive CRA Complete

June 28, 2012 • 19 comments

Short of a bit of landscaping and some finish work, the South Thomas Drive CRA is complete!  They’ve been working on this project since September of 2009 and regardless of […]

by Jason Koertge

When will the Thomas Drive CRA Project be Complete?

January 19, 2012 • 13 comments

The Thomas Drive CRA project is not unlike a lot of other large construction projects (specifically road projects). Not only do they seem to last forever, they also seem to fall victim to a variety of delays. The interesting thing about this project, compared to projects in other areas is that it’s essentially disrupting the oldest area in Panama City Beach.

by Jason Koertge

Thomas Drive CRA Update

August 19, 2011 • 12 comments

The Thomas Drive CRA is rounding the final corner of construction.  This CRA has been really huge and is on schedule to be complete January 2012.  Construction began September 2009. […]

by Jason Koertge

Powell Adams Walmart is Official

August 5, 2011 • 58 comments

In a meeting this morning with Mel Leonard, the Planning Director for Panama City Beach, it was confirmed that a new Walmart coming is official.  The location will be at […]

by Jason Koertge

Walmart to Pay for Expanded Powell Adams Road

August 1, 2011 • 36 comments

Although final plans or a formal commitment for a new Walmart has not been made, an agreement between the Panama City Beach CRA and Walmart has been made for them […]

by Jason Koertge

CRA Update – S Thomas Drive One Year Until Done

February 4, 2011 • 10 comments

Now that we’ve dispelled the rumor of the CRA being a bust, it’s time for an update on what’s happening out there. There has been a ton of activity with […]

by Jason Koertge

The CRA is NOT a Bust [REPORT]

January 31, 2011 • 5 comments

Every since The News Herald ran an article stating that the CRA progress will slow due to the economic downturn, we’ve been fielding a seemingly endless stream of questions.  Concerned […]

by Jason Koertge

FBR CRA – Underground Utilities Almost Done, Scenic Ponds Getting Close

October 29, 2010 • 10 comments

It’s been a while since we’ve talked about the CRA, and frankly, it’s not looked like a lot of progress has been made – on the surface.  But, most of […]

by Jason Koertge

Paving the Way for Harley Davidson on Panama City Beach

February 2, 2010 • 36 comments

READ: Harley-Davidson Dealership Groundbreaking You’ve driven past the sign probably a thousand times since it was posted; some of you passing with excitement, others with disdain. Either way, Harley Davidson […]

by Stephanie Brooks

Will the Y Be Gone at HW 79 and FBR West PCB?

November 19, 2009 • 19 comments

Over the last 18 months, crews have been working quickly to widen the length of Highway 79 from two lanes to four lanes with much of it split with a […]

by Jason Koertge