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What's going on here?

Where: Ga. Highway 316 and Sugarloaf Parkway at Gwinnett Technical College

What: D. Scott Hudgens Jr. Early Education Center. The 26,000-square-foot building will serve Gwinnett Tech students by offering a child care center and a training for would-be professionals

When did construction start: July

When will construction end: July 2006

Other construction

The Village Shops at Creekside is being built at the intersections of Ga. Highway 120, Ga. Highway 316 and Lawrenceville-Suwanee Road.

The second phase of Thornhill Commons, a subdivision built by Bowen Family Homes, is being built on Ga. Highway 120 between Boggs Road and Northbrook Parkway. The first homes could be up for sale by spring.

Duke Realty will put a three-story, 80,000-square-foot office building in The Business Park at Sugarloaf, located on Sugarloaf Parkway near the Arena at Gwinnett Center. Duke will probably break ground on the building in November.

Portrait Homes is building 130 townhomes and Southeastern Property is building 76 two- and three-bedroom condos at Ga. Highway 120 and Purcell Road. The development will be called Orchards of Sugarloaf Parc.

At least 160 single-family homes are being built by Kalidescope Land Development on New Hope Road one mile east of Simonton Road.

A new upscale nightclub will renovate the now-closed Georgia Theater Company movie theater near Gwinnett Place Mall.

Empty lot at the former Gwinnett Plaza shopping center on Satellite Boulevard in Duluth will become part of an expansion of Gwinnett Place Ford.

Satellite Park is a joint development between Gary Holding Corp. and Crescent Development Inc. Crescent is building office town houses on 11 acres at Satellite Boulevard about half a mile north of Old Peachtree Road.

Gwinnett County Congregate Personal Care Home is building a 103,000-square-foot building at Five Forks Trickum Road and Ronald Reagan Parkway.

Hedgewood Properties is building nearly 160 residential units within walking distance of downtown Norcross on Thrasher Street near Rock-Tenn. Co.

Sage Software is building its regional headquarters on North Brown Road next to BioLab Inc.

The former Buffalo's Cafe at Ga. Highway 120 and Lawrenceville-Suwanee Road will be turned into a Hooters restaurant.

A residential development with 353 homes and townhomes called Three Bridges is being built at Peachtree Industrial Boulevard and Suwanee Dam Road.