What Should Go Here? Former Jewel Store

The Jewel grocery store at the corner of Western Avenue and Route 30 has closed, leaving a large void in the Chicago Heights business community. Patch wants to know: What Should Go Here?

Credit: Jeff Graveline
Credit: Jeff Graveline

The Jewel located at Western Avenue and Route 30 closed up shop and left the Chicago Heights area, leaving residents with one less grocery store. It also left a large hole in the business community.

With a massive store footprint and loads of parking, the space could be the future home of another large box store, grocery store or broken down into several smaller locations, as well.

Patch wants to know: What Should Go Here? Let us know in the comments below.

—By Jeff Graveline

Mark June 19, 2013 at 08:47 PM
put a pawn shop or gun shop, so much crime at that shopping center that's why people stopped going. Just like when Dominicks opened up in norwood plaza back in the day. shoppers come out and get robbed.


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