Meijer groundbreaking in Flossmoor marks milestone after years of planning, land acquisition, infra
Photo courtesy of the Village of Flossmoor
Tuesday’s groundbreaking for the Meijer superstore was heralded as the beginning of a new commercial partnership and also the culmination of a six-year effort to bring the Michigan-based retailer to Flossmoor.
“We’ve seen this project move from vision to plan to reality,” Mayor Paul Braun said, speaking in the shadows of giant earth-moving equipment on a sun-dappled day. He pointed to numerous steps over the last two decades leading to the construction of the Meijer complex at Vollmer Road and Crawford Avenue…Please click here to read Tom Houlihan’s story in the Chronicle. Click here to learn more about Meijer. More photos are here.