St. Augustine Amazon Delivery Center Proposed

The St. Johns River Water Management District is reviewing a permit application for an Amazon.com last-mile distribution facility in St. Johns County.

WJCT News partner the Jacksonville Daily Record reports the proposed 125,000-square-foot facility is planned at 3960 Inman Road in St. Augustine by developer Ryan Companies US Inc., based in Minneapolis with a Tampa office.

Connelly & Wicker Inc. in Jacksonville is the civil engineer. Ecotech Consultants Inc. of Vero Beach is the environmental consultant.

The center is planned on 58.75 acres at northeast Interstate 95 and Florida 16 near St. Augustine Outlets.

Jacksonville-based Fountains of St Augustine LLC owns the undeveloped property, which includes wetlands that will be preserved.

An expanded version of this story that includes a planning diagram for the last-mile distribution facility is at JaxDailyRecord.com.