Fred Meyer closing its Lents location

The fuel center will remain open

KOIN 6 News Staff - PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) -- Fred Meyer is closing its Lents location on or around Jan. 20, citing long-term business performance and forecasts.

In a statement, a Fred Meyer spokesman said it was a "difficult decision" to the close the store located on Southeast Foster and 82nd. The spokesman said every associate working at that location will be offered a job at a different location. Also, he said the fuel center will remain open.

"Fred Meyer is committed to serving this community by providing shopping solutions and a great experience at all of its neighboring stores," a company spokesman said in a statement. "Our closest store is at 8955 SE 82nd Ave."


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