Retailers closing in anticipation of Dorian — but many are open
What’s planned as of Tuesday morning.
| 1:39 p.m. September 3, 2019
Here are the Northeast Florida retailers closed for Hurricane Dorian as of Tuesday morning:
• The Avenues mall will remain open until further notice, but some stores and restaurants are closed.
• St. Johns Town Center will remain open and management is continuing to monitor the weather. Some stores are closed. A representative said around 70% of the stores are open, including Dillard’s and Nordstrom.
• Orange Park Mall is open until 4 p.m. but will close Wednesday.
• Publix stores in Jacksonville will close at 6 p.m. Tuesday and remain closed until further notice. Some stores in St. Johns County closed at noon today and others will close at 6 p.m. Clay County stores will close at 6 p.m. Tuesday.
• Walmart started to close some Northeast Florida locations, so far including:
1650 San Pablo Road S.
845 Durbin Pavilion Drive, St. Johns County
1385 Amelia Plaza in Fernandina Beach, Nassau County
445 Florida 13 in Fruit Cove, St. Johns County
2750 County Road 220 in Middleburg, Clay County
2355 U.S. 1 S. in St. Augustine, St. Johns County
Winn-Dixie closed at 290 Solano Road in Ponte Vedra Beach and will close at 947 Amelia Plaza in Fernandina Beach at 3 p.m. Tuesday.
Several Gate Petroleum stations close to the Beaches will be closed for the storm. Misty Skipper, vice president of marketing and communications, said it would start closing Jacksonville locations on Tuesday afternoon. Here’s what’s closed so far: