Jungle Jim's expanding to Eastgate

UNION TOWNSHIP, Ohio - Jungle Jim's, the grocery store/tourist attraction, based inFairfield is growing. They are adding a new location in theEastgate Mall area.

They have an agreement with Union Township to take over the nowvacated Bigg's location near Eastgate Mall. The Township's Board ofTrustee's has been looking for a high profile tenant to move intothe area, with the hope of increasing traffic and boosting theeconomy around it. They said that Jungle Jim's is the first of whatthey hope will be many new businesses in the area.

As for Jungle Jim's, they said even though the Bigg's locationisn't quite as big as their Fairfield store, there will be plentyof the things that makes Jungle Jim's so unique.

They told 9 News they hope to start work on the new locationsoon and be finished sometime early in 2012.

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