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Sioux Falls Business Journal Report: July 16

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The cover story in this week's Sioux Falls Business Journal will look at the proposed developments along 85th Street. This major east-west road has made plenty of news in recent months as the site of a proposed Walmart at 85th Street and Minnesota Avenue. But there are many other projects along the road that are being planned. One of them across the street from the Walmart store near Soo Sports is being developed by Van Buskirk Companies. That's the company that did the Bridges at 57th development. Van Buskirk sees the 85th Street project as similar to Meadows on the River along Louise Avenue, where you find a mix of big box retailers are restaurants. There's also an Avera indoor basketball facility nearby that's going to open next month. And that's just the start of development for 85th Street.   

The Sioux Falls Business Journal also has a new feature called Site Sleuth. We know as the weather is nicer and people are out and about they start to wonder about projects under construction and store fronts available for new businesses. So this is your chance to have us look into them for you. Our latest reader question asked about this historic building on North Main Avenue. It's called the L&A Baking Company and while it's been empty for years it is available for redevelopment. 

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