Introduction: What is the Space?
The intersection of Route 120 East and Rutherford Avenue is a busy road for residents of Rutherford, New Jersey. It’s an area that holds many unique shops, restaurants, and tourist attractions to the community. For instance, there is a Japanese garden next to the Swedish American Hall. The Garden of Saint John Chrysostom occupies a large lot in front of the building which includes lilacs and peonies that bloom from spring through fall providing flowers for weddings in summertime. The Garden of Saint John Chrysostom is part of the Rutherford Park system of parks and green spaces. This area holds many unique shops, restaurants, and other tourist attractions. Along with being a main road for traffic, it is also a very important thoroughfare for pedestrians. Rutherford Avenue, which intersects with Route 120 East, serves as an important east-west route through the community. It is lined with stores that cater to customers seeking many types of products.
Despite being so well-known, very little is known about the space itself. Typically a shop or restaurant is considered the focal point of a commercial intersection. The building is assumed to be the core of the space. This project seeks to explore how an intersection can be seen in terms of territory, space, and place. It also seeks to reveal a hidden backstory about this unique intersection as well as provide alternatives for traffic flow and parking that could lead to more pedestrian friendly environments for both residents and tourists alike.
Why Rutherford Is the Place for Your Next Business Expansion
There are many businesses located along Rutherford Avenue in order to meet the many needs of those that live in Rutherford and surrounding areas. They include: auto dealers, restaurants, hotels, retailers, gas stations and more. As an expansion into Rutherford, New Jersey, you are sure to have your business noticed. There are many corporations located in Rutherford and more are investing in the community each year.
Rutherford is a perfect place for your business expansion into the American Dream. Rutherford has convenient access to several major highways, including Route 3, Route 17 and Route 21, that will get you to New York City within minutes. New Jersey Transit is convenient for commuters to get them to New York City’s Penn Station and Newark. There are also several airlines serving Newark’s Liberty International Airport a short 15-minute drive away. Rutherford will offer you many opportunities to expand your business no matter where you are located in the tri-state area.
A Brief History of Rutherford, New Jersey
What Makes the Space Unique?
The space is in the center of Rutherford for which there are many residential communities. As a retail space, the business provides residents with a convenient place to shop for the products that they need. There is ample parking and easy access to major highways. The space is near a high school and other educational facilities, providing a space for those students to purchase their school supplies. There are residential communities surrounding the property on the opposite side of the road. Therefore, it will be easily accessible by residents. The space is also near public transportation, allowing businesses that must move large cost items to the space. It is near an established shopping center, allowing customers easy access to all of the stores. There are two major highways nearby, providing quick access for both residents and customers.
Conclusion: Have You Visited The Space Yet?
If you have never visited the space, we would encourage you to stop by and see what the space is all about. The property has been leased since January 2014. The lease is for ten years with a five year option to renew. This location will help provide you with many benefits such as: high visibility, convenient access and easy ingress/egress, ample parking and great signage. Feel free to ask us any questions you may have regarding the property. We would be more than happy to assist you in any way we can. Stay tuned for more exciting news from the property.