ALDI opened in Greer today at 8:45 a.m. with a ribbon cutting ceremony at 1050 W. Wade Hampton Blvd.
The first 100 shoppers received a golden ticket, each offering store gift certificates of various amounts, promotions and free samplings.
Cook-Out is scheduled to open next week, according to co-general manager Bryson Taylor. Halloween weekend is the targeted date, pending on weather.
Taylor has watched the $1.13 million, 3,800-square-foot building being built at 1353 Wade Hampton Blvd. for two months while conducting job interviews 2-5 p.m. daily. Rain the past two months set the opening back from September.
City Council approved the 2016 resurfacing lists for Greenville and Spartanburg counties.
The lists were compiled by using 2015’s lists and removing the streets that will be resurfaced in 2016 and moving the remaining streets up in priority order.
Bruster’s Ice Cream is planning to relocate from 6040 Wade Hampton Boulevard to Commerce and S. Buncombe Road.
City Council will hear tonight an ordinance, for annexation and zoning, request for property located at South Buncombe Road. The zoning request is for a zoning classification of C-3 (Highway Commercial) on 1.65 acres and 650 feet of right-of-way of S. Buncombe Road.
Aldi is opening its Greer store on Thursday, Oct. 29.
The store, at 1050 W. Wade Hampton Blvd., is scheduled for its grand opening festivities which, includes samples and prizes.
The Greer Aldi is part of a two-store opening that day and will be the third opened in the greater Greer area this month.
“Don’t you love it when a plan comes together,” City Administrator Ed Driggers gushed.