Chase Bank opens at Shoppes of Parma, Cleveland

The first «outlot» building of The Shoppes at Parma — Chase Bank at 8479 W. Ridgewood Dr. (Ridgewood & Westminister) — has opened. There are plans for six outlots along Ridgewood Drive as part of The Shoppes at Parma.

The Chase branch held a ribbon cutting Monday morning, and the branchs official open house is Monday until 6 p.m. Chase officials say customers are welcome to come in and tour the branch and learn about its amenities.

Participating in the ribbon cutting along with Mayor Tim DeGeeter were Chase officials Jim Geuther, Robin Mau, Teanna Pollard and Christine Kelly. Pollard is the Manager of this branch.

«We are so excited to be here and are looking forward to serving our Parma customers,» Pollard said.

Said Mayor DeGeeter: «It’s a momentous occasion to see this first building open as part of The Shoppes at Parma. We have a lot more to look forward to, and it’s great to give folks a feeling of anticipation as they see these buildings coming to life.»

Roy Williams of Phillips-Edison, which is redeveloping the former Parmatown Mall, was also on hand, as was Parma City Councilman Scott Tuma, in whose ward the bank resides, City Treasurer Tom Mastroianni, Clerk of Courts Marty Vittardi and other city officials.