HUDSON OAKS, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – Popular Texas grocery chain H-E-B is inching closer to the Metroplex.
On Friday at 6:00 a.m., a new H-E-B opens in Hudson Oaks, about 23 miles west of Fort Worth.READ MORE: $9,000 In Funeral Reimbursement From FEMA Available For COVID-19 Deaths
Parker County and Hudson Oaks leaders along with area residents have been excited for the store’s arrival since negotiations began years ago, according to the Weatherford Democrat.READ MORE: 'Verdict Not Justice, It's Accountability': North Texas Leaders React To Derek Chauvin Guilty On All Counts
The grocery store sits on the corner of U.S. 180 and Hudson Oaks Drive.
H-E-B has been in business since 1905 and currently has 400 stores in Texas and Mexico, according to its website.MORE NEWS: Derek Chauvin Guilty On All 3 Counts In George Floyd’s Death
Within 10 minutes of posting this story to the CBSDFW Facebook page, more than a dozen people asked H-E-B to open a store in their cities.