ATY (Covering Katy News) – MedExpress Urgent Care will open in February at Grand Morton Town Center. It will be the first MedExpress Urgent Care to open in Katy. The 4,700 square foot urgent care center will be located on 1.5 acres and have 73 parking spaces at the corner of Morton Road and the Grand Parkway.
Med Express Urgent care is headquartered in West Virginia.
“It’s one of the best sites in Grand Morton because it’s visible from Grand Parkway and Morton Ranch Road,” Le says.
MedExpress began construction immediately after the ground lease was signed. Stephen Tou and Zac Hoffer of the Retail Connection represented MedExpress. C.A. Walker Construction is the general contractor.
“We had strong interest in that site because of its visibility,” Le says. “What’s nice is the MedExpress building will still allow good visibility of stores positioned behind it along the center’s interior road.”
MedExpress’ pad site is located on the southeastern side of Grand Morton Town Center, which is anchored by a 123,531-sf Kroger Marketplace. The urgent care facility also will be visible from the project’s northeastern side, where the 186,902-sf Walmart super-store is the anchor.
Grand Morton Town Center has direct access to Grand Parkway and freeway frontage stretching more than three-quarters of a mile. At build-out, the development will have 600,459 sf of retail, restaurants and medical office space.
Within a five-mile trade area of Grand Morton, Katy’s population has spiked nearly 34% since the 2010 census – one of the highest growth rates in the nation. The five-mile trade area boasts
“MedExpress recognized it needed to have a presence in this market because of the rapid growth. They selected Grand Morton after seeing the robust activity at our shops and anchors,” Le says. ”
MedExpress also is under construction on an urgent care center in NewQuest’s 550-acre Brazos Town Center in Rosenberg.
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