Darien, CT – Federal Realty Investment Trust is advancing work on the redevelopment of The Commons at Darien, which will result in almost 75,000sf of new retail space along with 122 luxury apartments in a highly convenient and walkable mixed-use destination adjacent to the Noroton Heights train station.
Walgreens will occupy a brand-new 12,000sf drugstore with pharmacy as part of the development. Abundant on-site surface parking makes the retail easily accessible and shopping more convenient.
The project was designed by Beinfield Architecture of Norwalk, and A.P. Construction Company of Stamford has been selected as the general contractor.
The project was launched with construction of the new Walgreens building which is anticipated to open in the spring of 2021. Additional phases are projected to be complete in 2022.
The existing Walgreens will remain open throughout construction of the new building. An additional 45,500sf of existing retail and office space at the property will be preserved.