The new Super Wawa nearing completion at 4200 Aramingo Avenue
By Matty Stringer
With the famed Aramingo Diner first shuttered and now completely burned down, there is some new hope in Philadelphia's Port Richmond section—a new Wawa and mini-strip mall. The Super Wawa with gas station at 4200 Aramingo Ave. will be accompanied by an 11,000-square-foot strip mall in the same lot. A Comcast retail store and service center will also be on the site.
Construction started in late summer, but the site looks almost complete. A total of 7,000 square feet of retail is still available at the site across from the Lowe's at Wheatsheaf Lane and Aramingo Avenue.
Layout of the site
Earlier this year, a little ways down the avenue, the 57-year-old Aramingo…