February 13, 2006--Posted at 3:50 p.m. CST
"Some of the new tenants are mostly clothing children's apparel we'll have some electronics. Steve and Barry's is going to be a great tenant," said General Manager for Mall at Turtle Creek Jason Whitley.
In addition to Steve and Barry's University Sportswear, Candy Craze, Chick-Fil-A, the Children's Place, Gearhead Outfitters, J. Jill, Payless Shoes, Radio Shack, and Rue 21 are added to the list of more than 50 stores already slated to open.
With today's announcement of 9 new tenants the Mall at Turtle Creek is now 95 percent leased in addition the mall also announced a community partnership with St. Bernards Medical Center.
"We are very excited about this opportunity the partnership where St. Bernards will sponsor a fun forest," said Doug Doggett of St. Bernards Medical Center.
"It will be a home for the kids to build their imagination and burn off a little steam while their parents are out shopping," said Whitley.
"We can honestly say it will be one of the most state of the art facilities in the country," said Whitley.
A first rate shopping experience that is expected to have a major impact on the economy here in Region 8.
"This mall is going to create 1500 jobs for the area which 900 of them are going to be new to the market," said Whitley.