Del Ray Business Association President Maria Wasowski said Monday that BB&T plans to open a branch on Mt. Vernon Avenue sometime in the fourth quarter of 2012.
The branch will be located in the vacant storefront next to in the 1900 block of Mt. Vernon Avenue. The space was most recently occupied by , .
Wasowski said BB&T officials told her it hadn’t been determined if the branch was going to be in just one or both of the vacant storefronts in the retail strip.
Wasowski made the announcement at the DRBA's monthly luncheon at .
BB&T, founded in 1872 and headquartered in Winston-Salem, N.C., has nearly 1,800 financial centers in the United States.
Two BB&T branches in Alexandria were recently .