February 29, 2024


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Freedom Beacon Tech Park brings apartments, restaurants to Fort Walton

FORT WALTON Seashore — City officers have accepted the setting up permit for 312 luxury apartments that will be a key element of the Flexibility Beacon Tech Park on the city’s north conclude.

Led by The Jay Odom Team LLC, of Destin, the in general $250 million development will stand on 52 acres at 1900 Lewis Turner Blvd., just west of the Okaloosa County Courthouse Annex Extension.

A rendering of Freedom Beacon Tech Park

In addition to the flats, the venture will consist of eating places and other businesses, places of work, a 126-area Household2 Suites by Hilton hotel and convention middle, and a 4-acre park. Perform on the lodge will start out this year, according to details from The Jay Odom Group.

Site work is underway at Freedom Beacon Tech Park, a 52-acre mixed-use development off Lewis Turner Boulevard near the Okaloosa County Courthouse Annex Extension.

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Odom could not be attained for remark about the project. He has beforehand said the complete enhancement will take extra than 10 years to finish.

“We have reviewed and authorised the creating allow submittal for the condominium units, but are ready on the progress submittal for the other upcoming phases of the challenge,” Fort Walton Beach Advancement Management Director Chris Frassetti claimed in an electronic mail Thursday. “We do not have a latest timeline from the developer for building nor have we acquired any word on other future firms nonetheless.”

Site work has begun at Freedom Beacon Tech Park off Lewis Turner Boulevard. The 52-acre parcel will house apartments, businesses, a hotel and conference center, and a park when the project is completed.

The 52-acre Air Power-owned site was annexed into the town in late 2017 from an unincorporated aspect of the county. Odom has a 50-year lease from the Air Pressure for the residence.

He has said that he wants to build his challenge in Fort Walton Seaside for the reason that he would like to be aspect of the group and have his progress obtain town law enforcement and fireplace defense, city h2o and sewer and other companies.