Incentives lure new stores to Shallotte
Town officials recently approved an economic incentive package for the proposed Coastal Walk Marketplace
BRUNSWICK COUNTY — Those who shop in the Shallotte area could soon have a shorter drive to some of the most popular retail stores.
An economic incentive grant application submitted to the town by NC Shallotte Smith LLC, indicates plans for Coastal Walk Marketplace, a large shopping center that will be located at the corner of Main Street and Smith Avenue. Some of the listed stores include Ulta, Ross, Marshalls, PetSmart, Hobby Lobby and Rack Room.
At its Aug. 6 meeting, the Shallotte Board of Aldermen approved the grant request, which is the first of its kind for the town. Based on the application, the project could receive a financial incentive of up to $872,000……