Buc-ee's hopes to break ground in St. Johns County soon

Mega-gas station aiming for 2nd quarter of 2019 for World Golf Village facility

By Allyson Henning - Reporter

ST. JOHNS COUNTY, Fla. - Mega-gas station Buc-ee’s is moving forward with plans to build in World Golf Village as officials told News4Jax they hope to begin construction in the second quarter of this year. 

The 53,254 square-foot convenience store and gas station is slated for the intersection of World Commerce Parkway and International Golf Parkway. 

VIEW: Buc-ee's Construction Plan

Sky4 helicopter captured a bird's eye view of the area where Buc-ee's would be built just off I-95. This map also shows the area the facility will cover:

The county has already approved the master development plan for the convenience store and 104 fueling stations.

St. Johns County Growth Management says Buc-ee’s has submitted commercial construction plans and is moving forward with the development process.

Off-site transportation improvements involving the interchange near IGP and I-95 are being worked out with the Florida Department of Transportation. 

County officials said approval of the Buc-ee's at St. Johns commercial construction plans can't happen until FDOT approves the interchange transportation improvement plan. 

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