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Calgary Co-op Breaks Ground on Cochrane Store

Calgary Co-op has broken ground on a new 65,000-square-foot retail development project in Cochrane, Alta.

Thursday’s groundbreaking ceremony marked the beginning of the co-operative association’s first grocery store in Cochrane, a bedroom community located west of Calgary.

The project is located in the mixed-use community of Greystone, where Calgary Co-op purchased six acres of land.

The Calgary Co-op store site is also slated to include a pharmacy; a wine, spirits, beer, cannabis and convenience store along, a gas station and a touchless carwash.

The development will also house 30,000 sf of additional retail spaces.

β€œThis development will also bring in a diverse mix of retailers and restaurants who will further enhance this unique shopping centre in the heart of the community,” said Damon Tanzola, Calgary Co-op’s vice-president of real estate and development, in a news release.

Full-fledged construction is schedule to begin this fall and conclude in spring 2025.


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About Monte Stewart

Monte Stewart serves as Content Director - Canada for Connect Commercial Real Estate. Based in Vancouver, British Columbia, Monte provides daily news coverage of major Canadian commercial real estate markets, including Vancouver, Toronto, Montreal and Calgary. He has written about the real estate sector for various media outlets and Avison Young since the early 2000s. In addition, he has covered sports, general news and business for several leading wire services and publications, including The Canadian Press, The Associated Press, The Calgary Herald, The Globe and Mail, Research Money, The Daily Oil Bulletin, Natural Gas World and The Toronto Star. Monte is active in his community as a youth basketball coach and raises funds for such charitable causes as Movember.

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