NEWS RELEASE (Nov. 20, 2023) – Fareway Stores, Inc. plans to relocate the existing Eldora Fareway store to a new location, across the street from the current store, at the SE corner of Edgington Avenue and 14th Street. The new construction will provide for an approximately 10,600 square foot store. Site work and demolition is set to start in early 2024, with a projected open date in 2025.
“Fareway has served Eldora and neighboring communities since 1982 and we are excited to provide a new store to continue to best serve our customers,” said Fareway CEO Reynolds W. Cramer. “We look forward to serving area residents and want to thank city staff and community leaders for helping make this project possible.”
The new store will provide for only the best in fresh, highest quality meat; a full-service butcher counter; farm-fresh produce; low, competitive prices; and the highest level of customer service, including to-your-car carryout. The new store will offer FastLanes, a self-service checkout option, and online shopping and curbside pick-up, available at Shop.Fareway.com.
Eldora City Council Member, Carey Callaway, echoed positive comments regarding the store’s opening. “We are excited to improve the shopping experience of our community members with a new Fareway store,” said Callaway. “Our City Council, City Staff, and citizens have been supporters of Fareway since its opening and are excited to see Fareway’s commitment flourish in Eldora and the surrounding communities.”
“We are proud to have Fareway expanding in Eldora,” said City Administrator Aaron Budweg. “Fareway has been a community partner to Eldora for years and we’re looking forward to working together to better the citizens of Eldora’s grocery shopping experiences.”
There will be more details forthcoming in the near future.