As A New Jewel Osco Opens In Woodlawn, Neighbors Weigh In
On March 7th, Woodlawn got
its first full-service grocery store in 40 years. The new Jewel Osco on 61st
and Cottage Grove includes a large produce section, a pharmacy, a deli, and a
sushi bar. What was it like to live in an area with no grocery store? And what
businesses to neighbors hope will open up in the future? Joining the Morning
Shift to share their thoughts are two longtime residents of the community.
Marcus Gill is a local business owner, and George Mikell organizes farmers
markets with LinkUp Illinois.