Wednesday, November 14, 2012
Sections of wall for the future Pep Boys on Blackwood Clementon Road go up.
With site preparation work now completed, construction of the new Pep Boys tire and service center slated for Blackwood Clementon Road and Little Gloucester Road is fully underway. Gloucester Township Planning Board approved construction of the nearly 5,000-square-foot facility on the property, located next door to McDonald's, in mid-June. Gloucester Township Patch stopped by the construction site Wednesday afternoon to snap a few photos of the work, including workers erecting two walls.
Saturday, October 6, 2012
Pep Boys moves forward on Blackwood Clementon Road.
Site work on the planned Pep Boys at Blackwood Clementon and Little Gloucester roads is underway. Embree Construction Group, of Georgetown, TX, is the lead contractor on the job. The Gloucester Township Planning Board in June granted Embree Asset Group Inc. approval to proceed with its plans for the Pep Boys automotive service and tire center.
Monday, June 18, 2012
It was a busy week in Gloucester Township. Get caught up right here!
More than 340 Chargers are heading into the "real world" after Thursday's graduation ceremony. Nearly 260 Tartans received diplomas Thursday night. Three-hundred sixty Mustangs received their diplomas at Thursday night's commencement ceremony under picture-perfect conditions. Pep Boys is coming to Blackwood Clementon Road. The family-friendly event at Veterans Memorial Park returns June 21, with the first of four movies planned for this summer. Authorities are wondering if there may be more than one victim. Gloucester Township officers will now patrol the county park from 8 p.m. to 8 a.m. every day. It was the fastest Township Council meeting in recent memory. The Florida man accused of causing the crash that killed an Erial Elementary …
Friday, June 8, 2012
They ran out of time during the Township Planning Board's May 22 meeting.
A group looking to bring a Pep Boys franchise to the corner of Blackwood Clementon and Little Gloucester roads will go before the Township Planning Board next Tuesday. It will be the applicants' second trip before the board in three weeks. The May 22 hearing for the proposed 4,988-square-foot automotive service and tire facility was continued after two hours of testimony, according to officials. The applicants are seeking preliminary and final site plan approval. The Pep Boys franchise's would-be neighbors—the owner of the McDonald's franchise at 1505 Blackwood Clementon Rd. and residents in the Woodmill development—object to the proposal and are expected to provide testimony at the June 12 meeting, according to Township Council Vice …
Tuesday, May 22, 2012
The Planning Board is scheduled to hear testimony and review an application for a Pep Boys franchise Tuesday night.
Gloucester Township Planning Board is scheduled to hear an application for a nearly 5,000-square-foot Pep Boys store on Blackwood Clementon Road Tuesday, May 22. The automotive service and tire center would be built at 1501 Blackwood Clementon Road, on the northwest corner of the intersection of Blackwood Clementon Road and Little Gloucester Road, if the planning board approves the plan. The applicants, doing business as Texas-based Embree Asset Group Inc., are seeking preliminary and final major site plan approval. They will be seeking a variance to build the 4,988-square-foot facility on a 0.79-acre lot. Zoning requirements for the area call for a minimum of an acre for an automotive repair facility. The majority of applicants are …