GOWANUS - Third Avenue in Gowanus is going through a revitalization, complete with the construction of a Whole Foods.

The grocery store known for its organic and gourmet foods will be located on Third Avenue and Third Street. Local business owners say they look forward to the store opening, as it'll bring more people and traffic to the neighborhood, increasing customers at their businesses.

The Whole Foods in Gowanus will be the first one in Brooklyn and is expected to open early next year.