Fareway Opens Store in Johnston


JOHNSTON, Iowa – Residents of Johnston officially have another option for grocery shopping.

Fareway Stores, Inc. held a ribbon-cutting at its newest store at 6005 Merle Hay Road in Johnston Wednesday. The 30,000 square-foot store comes as more developments sprout along Merle Hay Road in the suburb.

“We are excited that Fareway selected the City of Johnston for their new store,” said Johnston Chamber President Allan Graham. “The addition of Fareway will foster a strong Johnston community, both for the residents and our other business members, as well as provide additional opportunities for future economic growth.”

This location is the 115th store for the grocery chain.