Construction Beginning On Costco Store

By Emily Dwire
By Rachel Martin

July 7, 2013 Updated Jul 8, 2013 at 10:13 AM EDT

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (www.incnow.tv) – Construction is underway on what will become Fort Wayne’s first Costco store later this year.

This week, crews put up the steel frames of a 150,000 sq. ft. building along Lima Road just south of I-69.

The “News Sentinel" reports that the store will bring more than 150 jobs to the area, although some of those workers will be transfers from other Costco stores.

Inside, will house a grocery store, bakery, deli, as well as a wide range of other products. Plus a new Kelley Chevrolet dealership will be built next door.

The store is scheduled to open October 16.

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