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Workers from Norwood Commercial Contractors are building a new Family Dollar store on US 33 on the north side of Goshen Ind Monday July 7, 2014. (J. Tyler Klassen / The Elkhart Truth) (Buy this photo)

Workers from Norwood Commercial Contractors are building a new Family Dollar store on US 33 on the north side of Goshen Ind Monday July 7, 2014. Chris Chin (left) and Chevy Clayton assemble the front awning. (J. Tyler Klassen / The Elkhart Truth) (Buy this photo)

This photograph supplied by Family Dollar shows what the company's new location at 1819 Elkhart Road will look like once construction is completed. The store is expected to open in October or November. (Photo supplied)

Workers from Norwood Commercial Contractors are building a new Family Dollar store on US 33 on the north side of Goshen Ind Monday July 7, 2014. (J. Tyler Klassen / The Elkhart Truth) (Buy this photo)

Workers from Norwood Commercial Contractors are building a new Family Dollar store on US 33 on the north side of Goshen Ind Monday July 7, 2014. (J. Tyler Klassen / The Elkhart Truth) (Buy this photo)

Workers from Norwood Commercial Contractors are building a new Family Dollar store on US 33 on the north side of Goshen Ind Monday July 7, 2014. The site includes this drainage pit for collecting runoff water. (J. Tyler Klassen / The Elkhart Truth) (Buy this photo)
New Family Dollar discount store to open in Goshen
Posted on July 8, 2014 at 7:16 a.m.

GOSHEN — A new Family Dollar Store is expected to open its doors on the north side of Goshen later this year. 

Construction is ongoing at 1819 Elkhart Road, Goshen, where the new store will open in October or November, according to Cliff Cermak, community affairs specialist with Family Dollar. Norwood Commercial Contractors is working on the construction. 

The store employs between eight and 10 team members per location, Cermak said. 

Family Dollar is a chain with more than 8,000 stores throughout the country, offering a variety of items, from food and beverages to household cleaners, housewares and apparel at a discounted price, according to its website. 

This is the second store opening in Goshen. A Family Dollar Store at 1305 College Ave. has been open since August 2001.

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