Progress visible for Juban Crossing shopping center

LIVINGSTON PARISH, LA (WAFB) - Some progress can now be seen from I-12 on the first phase of Juban Crossing in Livingston Parish.

Crews are putting down concrete foundations and lots of heavy equipment can be seen working.

The $350 million development will be built in three phases, the first expected to open in October.

The first phase, expected to open in October 2014, will make up approximately 374,000 square feet of the development. Also included are a 14-screen, 46,000-square-foot, 2,200-seat theater, national chain restaurants, and a drugstore.

Ultimately developers anticipate roughly 1.2 million square feet of retail throughout the development.

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