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LouisvilleKY’s first Kroger Marketplace is officially open in a much-needed area

By Jackie Hollenkamp Bentley Photos by Eric Bentley Louisville, KY., – Being a South End girl, I must admit to a bit of cynicism when it comes to new development in our area. So when I heard a while back that Kroger would open its first Louisville-area Marketplace on Dixie Highway, I was like, “yeah, right. All we get are chicken restaurants and Walgreens.” Then the construction started. I actually became giddy at the thought of something this “fancy” so close to home. Apparently, so did my neighbors. That’s just before 8 a.m. this morning.  Pam and her three buddies were…


LouisvilleKY’s Kroger Marketplace Grand Opening Thursday

First Marketplace Store in Metro Louisville Opens Thursday Photos from The New Dixie Highway’s Facebook Page Louisville, KY. (September 16th, 2016) – Kroger will celebrate the grand opening of the new store located at 4915 Dixie Hwy., in Louisville Kentucky, on Thursday, September 22nd; at 8:00 a.m. The official Ribbon Cutting Event will be performed by professional stock car racer, Ben Rhodes. The new, 125,000 square foot state of the art Kroger Marketplace store, replaces the current 62,000 square foot store. This move has created 184 new jobs; the new store will employ more than 360 associates. It offers expanded…

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Improvements underway for south LouisvilleKY’s Dixie Highway corridor

More than $50 million in transportation improvements creating ‘New Dixie Highway’ Business investments growing, strengthening corridor   LOUISVILLE (Aug. 31, 2016) – More than $50 million in transportation improvements under way and planned over the next two years will create a New Dixie Highway and fuel transformation of a major economic corridor for southwest and west Louisville, Mayor Greg Fischer announced today. The New Dixie Highway, the first major construction project under the Mayor’s MOVE Louisville initiative, will include safety design enhancements, signal improvements, sidewalks, crosswalks and resurfaced lanes. The city’s busiest transit corridor will also get the region’s first…