Aldi breaks ground on new Lehigh Acres store

Posted at 7:35 AM, Jul 22, 2016
and last updated 2016-07-22 07:35:27-04

LEHIGH ACRES, Fla. -- A new grocery store is heading to Lehigh  Acres.  Popular discount grocery chain Aldi just broke ground along Lee Boulevard.

The site is located at Hanna Avenue, which is a few blocks east of Sunshine Boulevard, where the old First Christian Church used to be.

Aldi already has 90 locations in Florida, including one in Port Charlotte.

The chain is known for displaying products in cardboard packaging, charging for bags, and requiring customers to bag their own groceries.