For seven years, the former Boston Market space at the corner of Kettleman Lane and Hutchins Street remained vacant, but that’s all going to change now that Starbucks and Mr. Pickles Sandwiches will be moving into the location.
“It’s a building that’s been empty for a long time and the nice thing about it is it’s a very prominent corner. They’re cleaning up the building, and I think that’s a big deal for the community,” Lodi Senior Planner Craig Hoffman said. “It’s a corner that deserves to have commercial use there. “It’s been empty for a long time.”