±138-acre industrial site owned by Mericle
is located in Jenkins Township, Pennsylvania.



Minutes away from I-81 and State Route 309



Exceptionally talented local workforce
and job training grants available

Welcome to CenterPoint Commerce & Trade Park South, a ±138-acre, rail-available business park developed and owned by Mericle Commercial Real Estate Services.  The property is located in Jenkins Township, Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, near state route 309 and Interstate 81. All modern utilities serve the site.  An active rail line borders the site and can be extended into the property.

Mericle is constructing two flex buildings of 136,500 SF and 96,000 SF, which will be ready by mid 2024.

The entire site is located in a tax abatement zone, which will provide significant tax savings over a 10-year period.  Philadelphia, Harrisburg, and New York City can all be reached in approximately two hours.



Parcel 2
144-154 Commonwealth Drive
CenterPoint Commerce & Trade Park South
67,750 to 135,500 SF on 13.26 Acres


13.26 Acre

  • Best Use: Industrial
  • Tax Abatement: LERTA (10 years, 100% on improvements)
  • 33′-1″ clear structural height
  • Eighteen (18) 9′ x 10′ loading doors.
  • All utilities

Parcel 3
137-147 Commonwealth Drive
CenterPoint Commerce & Trade Park South
48,000 to 96,000 SF on 12.60 Acres


12.60 Acres

  • Best Use: Industrial
  • Tax Abatement: LERTA (10 years, 100% on improvements)
  • 33′-4″ clear structural height
  • Fourteen (14) 9′ x 10′ loading doors.
  • All utilities


CenterPoint South is located in Jenkins Township, Luzerne County in Northeastern Pennsylvania, 2.5 miles from state route 309 via River Road.  Interstate 81 is 5.3 miles away.

More than 350,000 people live within a 30-minute drive.  On average, between 9,500 and 11,000 people within a 30-minute drive are unemployed.

RJ Corman Railroad Group operates an active short line immediately adjacent to CenterPoint South.  The short line interchanges with a Norfolk Southern main line and Reading Blue Mountain & Northern Railroad’s short line.


Telecommunications services will be provided by Verizon and additional local providers. There are existing overhead copper facilities owned by separate telecommunication service providers along the road rights-of-way bordering the project site. In addition, fiber optic facilities owned by Verizon are readily available in the direct vicinity of the project site.

Natural gas service will be provided by UGI Utilities via a proposed main operating at intermediate pressure along the park’s access road.

Electrical service shall be supplied by PPL Electric Utilities (PPL). PPL maintains existing 12 KV, 3-phase distribution lines adjacent to the property along River Road. In addition, heavy industrial load capacity is available from an existing 69 KV, 3-phase transmission line located near the property.

Water service will be provided by Pennsylvania American Water Company (PAWC). PAWC currently maintains a 10-inch diameter main located near the intersection of Saylor Avenue and Main Street and an 8-inch main located adjacent to the CenterPoint South property along River Road.

Sanitary sewage treatment will be provided by the Wyoming Valley Sanitary Authority (WVSA).  The conveyance system will consist of 8-inch SDR-35 gravity mains that will convey sewage to existing 8-inch mains located on the north side of River Road and near the northwest property boundary.


CenterPoint South is located in a Local Economic Revitalization Tax Assistance (LERTA) zone.  Real estate taxes on improvements will be 100% abated for 10 years for any building constructed on the site.  The abatement has been approved by the three local taxing authorities, Luzerne County, the Pittston Area School District, and Jenkins Township.


One of CenterPoint South’s greatest strengths is its close proximity to hundreds of amenities that employees can patronize before work, during lunch, and after work.  These include banks, shopping plazas, restaurants, daycare centers, healthcare and fitness centers and more.  Many of these amenities are located less than 10 minutes from CenterPoint South.

Dining Establishments Near CenterPoint South

AmenityTravel Time (Min)URL
Brews Brothers/Furia1
The Scratch Kitchen1
Burger King2
Great Wall II Chinese Restaurant2
Parsons Family Restaurant2
Old Tyme Charley's3
Togoz Pizza3
Vito's Wine Cellar3
Curly Crème Soft Ice Cream4
Dunkin' Donuts4
Front Porch Bake Shop4
Gramercy Ballroom & Restaurant4
Michael's Family Restaurant4
Sabatini's Pizza4
Shandra's Pizza4
Susquehanna Brewing Company4
The Avenue Restaurant & Catering4
The Red Mill4
American Grill5
Booyah! Burgers & Bites5
Callahan's Cafe & Coffeee House5
Carter's Dairy Freeze5
Majestic Lunch5
Napoli's Pizza5
Pizza L'Oven5
Rikasa on Main5
Sicilian Bella Festa5
The Joint 535
The Tomato Bar5
Victory Pig Pizza5
Vince's Pizza Express5
Ben & George's Ice Cream Shop6
DeMuro's Pizza6
Grico's Restaurant6
Januzzi's Pizza & Subs6
Mariano's Original Pacceria6
River Grille6
Antonio's Pizza Original7
B3Q Smokehouse7
Lighthouse Inn7
Pittston Diner7
Pizza Bella7
Alle's Chocolate Shoppe7
Sal's Pizza Subs & More7
Suraci's Italian Café7
White House Diner7
Ballyhoo Ice Cream & Candy8
Chic Chic Marketplace8
Fort Café8
Pizza Bella (Forty Fort)8
D's Diner8
Blue Ribbon Farm Dairy9
Lizza's Mezzo Mezzo9
Savo's Family & Pizza Restaurant9
Vito's Bistro9

Other Amenities Near CenterPoint South

AmenityTravel Time (Min)URL
Danko's All American Fitness 2https://
Family Dollar2
FNCB (Bank)2
Rite Aid2
Weis Market2
Greater Pittston YMCA7
Gerrity's Supermarket8
Fox Hill Country Club8
Wilkes-Barre General Hospital8
Mohegan Sun Pocono10
Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center10
Wyoming Valley Mall11
Downtown Wilkes-Barre12

Employees in CenterPoint South will have very quick access to nearby amenities such as restaurants, banks, gas stations, convenience stores and more.  Dozens of amenities are located within a 10-minute drive of the site. Visit to learn about key amenities that are located just a few minutes from the business park.