IllinoisIndustrial Ridgeline Property Group to develop logistics center in Melrose Park April 1, 2019 Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on LinkedIn Share via email Ridgeline Property Group will develop Chariot Logistics Center, a three-building, 623,000-square-foot industrial project, in Melrose Park, Illinois. Designed by Harris Architects and Kimley-Horn, the project will be constructed by Krusinski Construction with a scheduled completion of fourth quarter 2019. “Ridgeline Property Group continues to implement our company strategy of developing industrial facilities that are located in A+ locations and designed to accommodate the needs of today’s e-commerce and distribution users that exist in the given submarket,” said Greg Thurman, CEO of Ridgeline Property Group. The 42-acre site is located at 8600 W. North Avenue, in close proximity to I-290, I-294 and I-88, as well as a concentrated labor pool and existing retail amenities on North Avenue. Chariot Logistics Center will offer 32-foot clear height, ample parking and flexible sizing. Buildings will range in size from 135,000 to 252,000 square feet and the project will offer a Class 6(b) Tax Incentive. Larry Goldwasser, Colin Green, Matt Cowie and Michelle Maguire of Cushman & Wakefield will provide leasing services for the project. The leasing team anticipates strong interest from e-commerce, last-mile service providers, food/cold storage, manufacturing, warehouse and distribution tenants. “It truly is a ‘once in a career’ opportunity to find a site such as this which offers access to the area’s best-in-class transportation and labor markets and to be situated within the business-friendly municipality of Melrose Park,” said Pete Harmon, Ridgeline Property Group’s regional partner.