AUGUSTA (WJBF) – On Monday, January 9, 2023, The Kroger Co. will break ground on Eisenhower Crossing.

The new Kroger Marketplace is expected to open in Spring of 2024.

The new store will create 250-300 new jobs in the CSRA.

It will also have a fuel center and a verity of features, including:

  • Murray’s Cheese Shop
  • Expanded deli offerings, including sushi
  • Grocery pickup
  • New belted self-checkouts that are extremely popular with Kroger customers
  • Mural designed by a local artist
  • Pharmacy with an exterior drive thru

No word on when they’ll begin hiring, but potential job seekers can click here for more info.