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November 17, 2005

Supermarket, Shopping Center Plans
Announced by La Salle and Partners

Giving the “thumbs up” to announcing plans for a $15 million shopping center and supermarket complex to be constructed on La Salle University’s property in Northwest Philadelphia are State Rep. John Myers; Pat Burns, owner of the Fresh Grocer supermarket chain; Eric S. Seidman, of Moreland Development, LLC; Philadelphia City Councilwoman Donna Reed Miller; Mrs. Elaine “Ma” Richardson, mother of the late State Rep. David Richardson; La Salle President Brother Michael McGinniss; and State Rep. Dwight Evans.

Planning for the supermarket and shopping center, to be located on Chew Avenue between Church Lane and Wister Street, is under way.

Click here to see architectural overhead rendering of the new shopping center and supermarket.