What's going on here?: Large Norcross retail center to open July '09

"What's going on here?" is a weekly column in the Sunday Community section of the Gwinnett Daily Post. If you see a construction site and don't know what's being built, call Christy Smith, business reporter, at 770-963-9205, ext. 1321, or e-mail her at christy.smith@gwinnettdailypost.com.

Where: Jimmy Carter Boulevard, just south of Buford Highway

What: Il Palazzo, a 30,000-square-foot retail center.

When construction will begin: Tentatively July

When will construction be completed: July 2009

Il Palazzo will be a 30,000-square-foot retail development on Jimmy Carter Boulevard just south of Buford Highway. The project will use brick and decorative architectural details. For leasing information, call owner Ben Karimi at 770-318-3305.