Southeast Regional Park
Located adjacent to US Hwy 74/76 (Future I-74), Southeast Regional Park offers businesses incredible access to major commercial markets near and far. The park is fully served by all utilities with a Duke Energy substation onsite. And it’s close proximity to Southeastern Community College means top-notch training and education programs are just minutes away.
Certified Food Site
In 2013, the Southeast Regional Park was evaluated through the rigorous Primus Builders, Inc./Garner Economics, LLC certified food site program. On November 15, 2013, the Southeast Regional Park was awarded a certificate that attests that the Park "has met or exceeded the rigorous standards necessary to be a Certified Food Site . . . and that the site is an ideal location for food and beverage processing, cold storate or food disbribution facilities." We are proud to say that Columbus County has the first certified food site in North Carolina!
Primus is known internationally as the go-to resource in helping food and beverage companies grow. Garner Economics specializes in siting these projects and has worked with both food companies and professioal service providers like Primus in their location process. The Primus / Garner team is unsurpassed when it comes to experience within the food and beverage industry. Speed to market continues to be an important factor with clients in selecting sites or buildings. Having a Primus / Garner Certified Food Site shows food and beverage clients that the site meets the rigorous criteria that many food and beverage companies are reviewing in their siting process.
Click here for the full Certified Food Site Report by Primus Builders, Inc./Garner Economics, LLC.
Triple Certified Site
In 2015, the Southeast Regional Park was awarded the Austin Consulting / Duke Energy "Shovel-Ready" Site Designation Award for the Food and Beverage Industry, which means that food and beverage industry operations can make a determination that Southeast Regional Park is compatible for major food and beverage uses. The Southeast Regional Park graded out as the top site for certified sites among all sites considered across 6 states served by Duke Energy. With the new certification, the Park becomes the only triple certified park in the State.