Director of Community Development Doug Seymour said construction crews are currently building the road, officially named IKEA Way, that will link the store to Drexel Avenue.
He said the store has obtained all necessary permits from the city.
The road is expected to be finished in July, meaning ground should be broken on the project soon afterwards.
This week, Oak Creek's Planning Commission looked over preliminary renderings of the development and approved a slight change to the plans.
"They needed to adjust the site plan, to move the building 50 feet to the West, to accommodate some changes to the wetland preservation plan," Seymour said.
If construction stays on schedule, the store is expected to open to customers in the summer of 2018.
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