Maricopa County approves redevelopment of former Falcon Golf Club for FedEx site

This article originally appeared in the Phoenix Business Journal

The Maricopa County Board of Supervisors voted Wednesday to approve a controversial development on the former Falcon Golf Club.

The project will be a cross-dock truck facility for FedEx, according to public documents. Plans submitted to the county call for two phases of development. The development’s first phase is planned to be on the property’s north portion, comprising 79 acres of land at Camelback Road and 152nd Avenue.

Plans include a 245,730-square-foot footprint, including the cross-dock facility and support buildings, as well as 683 employee parking spaces and about 1,500 parking spaces for trucks, vans and trailers. Read more...