New downtown Kroger to open in September

New downtown Kroger to open in September

CINCINNATI, Ohio (FOX19) - The new downtown Cincinnati Kroger will be open for business this fall, officials say.

The two-story grocery store will open in September.

In all, the building will be 18 stories and include apartments located on top of the grocery store, along with a parking garage.

This is the first time Kroger has opened a grocery store downtown since 1969. The second floor will comprise of a food hall plus wine and beer selection, according to Kroger spokesperson.

The parking garage, that is already open for business, will offer a few free spots for grocery shoppers but will mostly require payment.

There are 560 spaces in the parking garage and it will be staffed 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, officials said at the time of its opening.

Daily rates vary from $2 an hour to $17 for the entire day.

The luxury apartment received a name April 30, Rookwood Properties said.

The 139-unit apartment will be called “1010 On The Rhine,” they said.

Information about floor plans and pricing for the units has yet to be announced.

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