Construction starts on Summer Avenue Chick-fil-A

By , Special to the Daily Memphian Updated: January 13, 2021 2:16 PM CT | Published: January 13, 2021 2:15 PM CT

The popular restaurant has a ground lease for the 1.25-acre site where the old Grimes Memorial United Methodist Church buildings were razed.


Chick-fil-A Berclair neighborhood Summer Avenue Grimes Memorial United Methodist Church
Tom Bailey

Tom Bailey

Tom Bailey retired in January as a business reporter at The Daily Memphian, and after 40 years in journalism. A Tupelo, Mississippi, native, he graduated from Mississippi State University. He has lived in Midtown for 36 years.


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