WEST BEND — Meijer Inc.
purchased about 30 acres of property in West Bend for $6.1 million
on Monday, according to records from the Washington County Real
Property Lister Office.
The purchase covers the property
that the grocery and department store chain plans to build on in
Additionally, Meijer purchased
an outlet from Glacier Hills Credit Union for $150,000, according to
the West Bend Assessor’s Office.
190,000-square-foot store will be located at 2190 and 2196 S. Main
St., near the intersection of South Main Street and Parkway Drive.
The West Bend Plan Commission approved the Grand Rapids,
Michigan-based company’s building plans earlier this year.
City Council members also
approved a business development agreement with Meijer in August to
perform infrastructure improvements, including adding stoplights at
the intersection of South Main and Humar streets. The store will
include a drive-thru pharmacy, outdoor garden center, grocery and
general merchandise departments, according to the plans Meijer
brought to the city.