ALDI set to open in Dunnellon

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November 16, 2017, ALDI grand opening at an Ocala store, located at 2450 SW 19th Ave. File Photo/Citrus Gazette

Dunnellon, Florida — Have you been waiting for an ALDI store to open in the Dunnellon area? Well, your wait is over.

ALDI is planning to open a store in the Dunnellon Plaza near the Dollar Tree in 2021. The plaza recently underwent a 2 million dollar upgrade.

The city has already approved the plans and a permit is pending. An ALDI spokesperson said that the company is just waiting on contractor selection.

ALDI is considered one of the fast-growing chains in the U.S. and Florida.

The company said that they might also open a store in Williston, but the plans have not been set in stone.

The Dunnellon store will employ approximately 20 people.

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An exact opening date has not yet been determined.