The Carlmont Village Shopping Center will see even more change this summer, as the Verizon store is set to open in the site previously occupied by the .
Carlmont Shopping Center Operations manager Ivano Pellegrini said on Thursday that Verizon will open its doors within the next few days. He also revealed a chiropractor will fill the site previously occupied by the pet store, .
There have been several vacancies in the shopping center recently, as it has now been confirmed that will take the place of Jamba Juice, still leaving two vacancies on the lot.
Pellegrini, who has been at his post for 18 years, commented that turnovers are commonplace and that the recent string of vacancies deals mainly with the poor state of the economy.
“We have turnovers,” said Pellegrini. “We have 32 stores here. You’re bound to have some vacancies, although we have not had a lot of vacancies in prior years. But the economy isn’t good.”