Creighton Construction & Development has announced the completion of construction on a new 7-Eleven convenience store with gas station, located at 1626 Meadow Rd. in Lehigh Acres. The Creighton team on the project was led by project manager Rick Blake and superintendent Richard Holmberg.

Creighton has built several dozen 7-Eleven stores throughout the country in recent years. The company currently has 12 other 7-Eleven locations under construction in Florida and Texas.

7‑Eleven is the world’s largest convenience store chain, operating, franchising and licensing more than 62,000 7‑Eleven stores in 17 countries, including 10,900 stores in the U.S. and Canada. Outside of North America, there are 7‑Eleven and other convenience stores in Japan, Taiwan, Thailand, South Korea, China, Malaysia, Mexico, Singapore, Australia, the Philippines, Indonesia, Norway, Sweden, Denmark and United Arab Emirates, with plans to open a store in Vietnam.