Truckee, CA is going to have another grocery shopping option soon. This is wonderful news for the area. We have been so limited with few grocery stores to choice from, Raley’s will be a wonderful addition to the area. “People in the Truckee area … who want to go shopping are faced with either having to go to Kings Beach, or downtown Truckee where they have to fight the traffic and the parking and everything else.” Art Chapman JMA Ventures, on the benefit a new supermarket will have on residents seeking other options”
“As we move forward on our journey of health and wellness, Truckee is an important location to enhance our vision,” Michael Teel, president/CEO and owner of Raley’s said in a statement Friday. “We are looking forward to serving the Truckee community with an exceptional shopping and food experience, all four seasons of the year.”
According to Raley’s, the 35,000-square-foot store “will be designed to fit the Truckee community with natural wood elements and inspired by lodge-style architecture.”
The new building will be 35,000-square-foot supermarket at the corner of Highway 267 and Soaring Way, adjacent to the Truckee Tahoe Airport. Construction will start at the end of 2017, with hopes of a completion date in mid 2018. The project is estimated to provide 180 new jobs to Truckee. That’s a lot of jobs for the region, and a huge benefit to supporting the local community. If you ever have any questions about the exciting development news in the Truckee and Lake Tahoe area, contact Carmen Carr your local realtor.