Shopko

The former Shopko building located at 518 S. Taylor Drive is being divided up into three separate spaces to accommodate Hobby Lobby, Ross Dress for Loss and an additional tenant that is still to be determined.

SHEBOYGAN — The City of Sheboygan has announced that Ross Dress for Less will be the second tenant along with Hobby Lobby to occupy the former Shopko building.

Ross Dress for Less, which offers bargains on the latest trends in clothing, shoes, home decor and more, will occupy approximately 25,200 square feet of the northern portion of the existing storefront at 518 S. Taylor Drive. Hobby Lobby will occupy approximately 60,000 square feet of the south portion of the building

[MORE: Hobby Lobby returning to Sheboygan in former Shopko building]

The remaining 11,800 square feet of the total 97,000-square-foot project in the back of the building does not yet have a confirmed tenant. The city also announced that a separate outlot parcel just south of Applebees is also being developed as part of the project, with that tenant also still to be determined.

According to the news lease, Ross Dress for Less and Hobby Lobby expect to begin interior remodeling over the winter season.

Under the agreement, the city will be providing a $325,000 incentive and a $375,000 business development loan agreement to bridge gaps in operating pro-forma for the two national retailers. Corta Sheboygan LLC, the developer, plans to invest a minimum of $4,600,000 in the building development and another $1,200,000 for the outlot development.

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