The Publix Super Market at 5100 Pine Island Road, N.W., 1/4 mile east of Pine island Center, is about 60 percent completed on the 8.13 acres of the property formerly known as Calusa Cay.
Publix stores normally average about 48,000 square feet however, the Pine Island store will be approx. 29,000 square feet. A spokesman suggested that it is expected to have a complete selection of products and a pharmacy.
There are two separate out-parcels plus a small retail strip which the owners have retained the rights to build other retail.
There is expected to be deceleration lanes to enter the Publix parking lot and possibly a third center lane for turns when travelling toward the four-way stop at the Center. There are no plans for establishing a stop light near the store. . .or the four-way stop.