HEMMER SECURES $22 MILLION LEASE FOR MULTI-SCREEN MOVIE/DINNER THEATER
ROCKFORD, ILL. — On behalf of American Theatre Corp., Cincinnati-based Paul Hemmer Cos. has arranged a $22 million lease of a 38,847-square-foot space at Riverside Pavilion, a retail center located at 5875 E. Riverside Blvd. in Rockford, Ill. The tenant plans to open Village Grille, a multi-screen movie/dinner theater complex that will serve as a major anchor tenant at the 87,000-square-foot development, which was acquired and renovated by Hemmer in 2007. The theater will feature stylish décor, DTS digital sound systems, upgraded interior finishes and high-definition projection systems.