NEWS RELEASE (July 6, 2021) – Fareway Stores, Inc. hosted a ground breaking ceremony today for a new store to be located at 339 E. High Street in Rockwell City. The location will provide for an approximately 11,000 square foot Fareway grocery store.
“We are excited to bring Fareway to Rockwell City and appreciate the city staff who helped make this project possible,” said Fareway President and CEO Reynolds W. Cramer. “While residents may be familiar with our stores and the exceptional customer service experience, we look forward to serving them locally and becoming an integral part of the community.”
“We are so excited and proud to have Fareway come to our community,” said Mayor Pro Tem John Hepp. “It will be a great asset to our entire city and region.”
“On behalf of the Rockwell City Chamber and Development, I would like to enthusiastically welcome this new Fareway location to the Rockwell City community,” said Administrative Director Trish Mernka. “Fareway is an excellent addition and will pave the way for exciting new job opportunities for Rockwell City residents and Calhoun county.”
Construction will begin this month, with expected store completion in early 2022.