Green light given for new retail building, office warehouse on Broadway Street

Pearland City Council on Aug. 9 approved in a unanimous vote to reclassify a property at 6743 Broadway St., Pearland. (Andy Yanez/Community Impact Newspaper)
Pearland City Council on Aug. 9 approved in a unanimous vote to reclassify a property at 6743 Broadway St., Pearland. (Andy Yanez/Community Impact Newspaper)

Pearland City Council on Aug. 9 approved in a unanimous vote to reclassify a property at 6743 Broadway St., Pearland. (Andy Yanez/Community Impact Newspaper)

Pearland could see a new restaurant, retail store and a couple of office warehouses on Broadway Street in the near future.

Pearland City Council on Aug. 9 approved in a unanimous vote to reclassify a property at 6743 Broadway St., Pearland, from a general business and office professional zone to a general commercial zone, giving way for two strip centers to be built at the location.


The first row of the strip is planned to be made into retail space while the second will be designated for the office warehouse spaces, Thomas Skariah, the owner of the property, told Community Impact Newspaper.

Skariah said the plan is to demolish the buildings on the property and clean up the tract of land. Skariah did not give a timetable for when any project could begin. BM Design LLC is the developer in charge of the project, according to agenda documents.
By Andy Yanez

Reporter, Pearland/Friendswood

Andy joined Community Impact Newspaper as a reporter in June 2021 after graduating with a degree in journalism from the University of Houston. He started off as the South Houston Metro Reporter where he helped each different edition in the South Houston market before transitioning to the Pearland/Friendswood market in August 2021. Andy covers education, local government, transportation, business, real estate development and nonprofits in these communities. Prior to CI, Andy served as the sports editor of The Cougar, UH's student newspaper, where he covered the university's athletics beat for two years and got to cover the 2021 NCAA Men's Basketball Final Four in Indianapolis.



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