Lowell, Ark. — KMK Equity has broken ground on a 15,503-square-foot retail center at Independence Plaza, a 30-acre development with office, retail and hospitality space in Lowell. The retail center is set for delivery in early 2022. The development will consist of seven retail stores; two outdoor patios; and two drive-thrus on each end of the building. The remaining six lots on the property are zoned for a restaurant, hotel and four office buildings. David Erstine and Alex Schemel of CBRE in Fayetteville are marketing the project’s office and retail spaces. CR Crawford is the general contractor. McClelland Consulting Engineering has completed the initial site design work. BiLD Architects designed the retail space.