The Oklahoman

It's open road for Route 66 Landing
August 4, 2018

The Oklahoman - August 4, 2018 By Richard Mize

Landing Gilbert Medical Centere opened the road for Route 66 Landing.

For 16 years, developer Ken McGee bided his time with land he bought on the northeast corner or NW 39 Expressway and Kilpatrick Turnpike back when the turnpike extension was new.

The 60-acre parcel, on a silver of Oklahoma City smack between Yukon and Bethany, was not ripe for development.

A decade passed. Then another four years.

Then, in 2016, OnCue Express, the growing gas and convenience store chain based in Stillwater, went under contract for a spot across the street -- the first commercial development at the turnpike exit.

In Yukon, McGee Commercial Real Estate went to work. In Bethany, Gilbert Medical Center was swayed.

Now, the OnCue is under construction, and Gilbert Medical Center is underway with a two-story, 44,000-square-foot medical clinic in McGee's new mixed-use development.

... OnCue is "a real boost for the intersection,"...

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