A tipster sends word that a large dirt pit has taken form at the southeast corner of San Vicente Boulevard and La Brea Avenue, signaling that construction is now underway for a new retail center.

The project, which spans approximately 1.3 acres, would consist of a two-story structure featuring 75,000 square feet of retail space and approximately 337 parking spaces.

According to a leasing brochure, the project is being developed by Los Angeles-based real estate firm CIM Group.

Delivery is expected sometime in 2017.

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Western Avenue Great Streets Project Expands in Scope

An extra $200,000 could pay for more items from a community wish list.

The people-friendly makeover imagined for Western Avenue through Mayor Eric Garcetti's Great Streets Initiative could be getting a little bit grander in scope.

The project, dubbed "Welcome to Western," is intended to bring commercial facade improvements, new street trees, and public art installations to Western Avenue between 3rd Street in the south and Melrose Avenue in the north.  LA Más, the non