Update on Projects in the Odenton Town Center

The county recently offered an update on development projects that have come before the Odenton Town Center Plan Oversight Committee.

The Odenton Town Center Plan Oversight Committee recently asked for an update from Anne Arundel County on the status of development projects in Odenton. Specifically, it was seeking the latest information on developments that had come before the committee for approval. This chart offers detail on the status of 15 projects in the Odenton Town Center. 

Editor's note: This story has been updated from its original version to include additional information regarding Meade Center.

Project Name Location Description Development Status Comments Academy Yards (old Nevamar facility) Telegraph Road, just north of the intersection of Route 175. 54-acre mixed-use project. Developer StonebridgeCarras is working on plans for 471 apartments that would serve as Phase 1.  Approved with modifications StonebridgeCarras is seeking loan for development. Demolition will start when loan is secured. Town Center Commons Town Center Boulevard, near intersection of Route 175 104 townhouses and 106-room hotel.  Approved Townhouses by Ryan Homes are under construction and being sold. Odenton Gateway Route 175, just west of traffic circle 18-acre development that includes 250 apartments and a 60,000 square foot medical building from Anne Arundel Health Systems and Johns Hopkins. Final phase approved Medical building under construction, scheduled for completion in spring 2013. Alta at Town Center Nevada Avenue and Hale Street 6.63 acres with about 200 apartments and street level retail. Sketch plan approved Oxford Properties hopes to break ground in 2012 or 2013. Walgreens Adjacent to Ace Hardware on Piney Orchard Parkway Walgreens Pharmacy. Store would be placed at site of Rieve's Deli. Rieve's building would be moved to a site to the southwest. Pole barn garage is also planned. Site plan approved Development timeline unknown. 7-Eleven Store Route 175 and Odenton Road, near roundabout 7-Eleven store planned for former gas station site. Site plan approved Developer AJ Properties is adjusting roof line and elevations to comply with master plan.  Royal Farms Blue Water Boulevard and Route 175 Gas station and convenience store. Approved Completed and in operation. Bonaventure Townhouses Oakton Road and Route 175 28 town houses by Ryan Homes. Approved Construction is nearly complete, homes are being sold. Meade Center Route 175 in North Odenton, across from Fort Meade. Mixed-use project with apartments, retail and offices. Sketch plan approval Funding secured. Brokers are working with prospective tenants and construction could begin by year's end. Winmark Center (Odenton Health and Technology) Route 175, opposite Odenton Shopping Center Four-story office building on 3.41 acres. Site plan, sketch plan approved Project is being marketed and construction will begin when it is 50 percent leased. Seven Oaks Office Building Seven Oaks Shopping Center 68,000 square foot office building. Construction complete

Sources said that Halle Cos. expect to lease the building to a single tenant. 

Transit-oriented project at MARC Station Odenton MARC Station 24-acre property would include a mix of homes, shops and restaurants, plus parking garages for more than 4,700 cars. Development would be led by Osprey Properties. Concept was first introduced in 2006. No formal movement since Developer, county and state hope to complete master development agreement by this fall. Work can not begin until completion of major sewer line. Village at Odenton Station Town Center Boulevard and Duckens Street, near the MARC Station Mixed-used project with 235 apartments and 60,000 square feet of retail. Some underground and above-ground parking for residents. Under construction First phase could be completed by Spring 2012. Independence Park Intersection of Route 32 and Route 175 The Halle Cos. have proposed two major office buildings totaling 300,000 square feet of space and a parking garage.  Major sketch phase Multiple parcels awaiting different stages of review. Royal Inn 1600 block of Route 175 62,000 square feet of motel. Commercial site plan approved County office of planning and zoning has not communicated with the owner since 2009. No permits have been issued.
Jill White Olsson August 29, 2011 at 01:59 AM
It would do so well here!
Jill White Olsson August 29, 2011 at 02:00 AM
I think a WholeFoods Market like the one at the Parole Towne Center would be awesome!
Jill White Olsson August 29, 2011 at 02:02 AM
After reading some other articles, it seems that EP pulled out of the plans. If that is the case, I vote for Sonic.
Jill White Olsson August 29, 2011 at 02:04 AM
Is there anything is the works to get rid of the Royal Inn and some of the other problem areas on 175 past the Dunkin Dounuts?
J.A. Johnson January 21, 2013 at 04:05 PM
Any new updates? Please tell me the royal inn is getting torn down.


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