Trader Joe's submits plans to build in Wilmington


WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) – Trader Joe's submitted plans to the City of Wilmington Wednesday for the development of a 1300-square foot store in the area, according to the city's planning director.

If the plans are approved, the store would be located at the corner of College Road and Oleander Drive, across from the CVS pharmacy.

The planning director said the plans are just the first step in the process.

City staff will meet Thursday to review the plans and make sure they comply with city regulations.

Trader Joe's is a chain of specialty grocery stores that offers hard-to-find foods at lower costs.

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