The Cordish Companies, one of the largest developers in the world, announced plans to develop an upscale outlet center and entertainment district in La Vista’s Southport West Development.
Southport West rests on 137 acres and is located on Interstate 80 and the Harrison Street interchange (exit 442) in La Vista.
In a news release the company says its vision is to create a regional shopping and entertainment destination that will build on the success of Southport West’s existing businesses.
The initial phase of the project will consist of an upscale outlet center and entertainment district, all of which will be linked through extensive public gathering spaces, pedestrian friendly walkways
and streetscapes. Similar to Cordish’s award-winning outlet center in Atlantic City, NJ calledThe Walk
The Outlets at Southport West will boast many of the country’s leading brand name retailers. The entertainment district, Live! at Southport West, will include a mixture of dynamic national and regional restaurants and entertainment venues surrounding a live events plaza.
The first phase of the development will total approximately 435,000 square feet, with a construction budget totaling approximately $114 million. The project has been master planned to include additional phases of retail and entertainment development in excess of 100,000 square feet.
The development will create hundreds of new construction and permanent jobs in La Vista.