ROCKFORD (WTVO) – Opening day for the Loves Park Costco in inching closer.
Until the store officially opens, the business set up a temporary office on Bell School Road and Walton Street in Rockford.
People are invited to come by and early sign up for their Costco shopper card.
Costco officials are also hoping potential new employees come by and sign up to be a part of the retail giant’s team, and they are hoping to have members of the surrounding community to come be a part of it.
“We always participate in the community, so even just as simple as hiring people. We’re hiring people from all over, Rockford, Loves Park, Roscoe. And we’re looking to hire about 200 employees.” said Costco Assistant General Manager, Vito Lopriore.
Costco’s opening day is scheduled for August 23rd.