Costco coming to Augusta

By: News 12 STAFF Email
By: News 12 STAFF Email

Thursday, October 28, 2010

AUGUSTA -- A new place to shop is coming to Augusta and it's bringing more than a hundred jobs with it.

Augusta leaders say Costco should be opening up in the Village at Riverwatch shopping center by November of 2011.

They will be hiring 150 workers. The starting pay is around $11.50 an hour.

Costco is the fifth largest retail company in the world.

Today, Augusta Commissioners agreed to provide $10 million in tax financing to help with development expenses.


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