Construction Begins On 15th Dollar General Store In Columbus
|Tue, Apr 09, 2019|
|Construction equipment sits on the site of a new Dollar General store being built at the intersection of Veterans Parkway and Grey Rock Road in Columbus.|
COLUMBUS, GA: Traveling to any part of Columbus or Phenix City will guarantee you see two things a Waffle House and a Dollar General. Dollar General continues to grow its presence in the Columbus market as the Tennessee-based chain has began construction on its 15th store location in the city of Columbus.
Land has been cleared at the intersection of Veterans Parkway and Grey Rock Road in North Columbus. The area is just south of the Harris County line. The land will soon give way to a new Dollar General store, which will mark the 15th location for the Goodlettsville, TN-based discount retailer.
Dollar General is no stranger to the Columbus market. The first store opened on Macon Road in the Eastgate Plaza Shopping Center near University Avenue in the early 1990’s.The chain has now grown to over a dozen stores in Columbus. Across the Chattahoochee in Phenix City there are an additional 12 locations scattered between Phenix City, Fort Mitchell, Smiths Station, and Crawford.
No timeline has yet been released for when the new store will open. Although crews from Teramore Development LLC. have been quickly working to get land clear in the area in preparation of construction of the new Dollar General store.