Elk Grove residents can expect increased traffic at the intersection of Elk Grove Boulevard and Bruceville Road for the foreseeable future.
Costco is having its grand opening on Thursday, Sept. 27 - beginning with a ribbon cutting ceremony featuring Mayor Steve Ly at 7:15 a.m.
The store will officially open to the public at 8 a.m.
Police personnel and Elk Grove Public Works will observe the flow of traffic in the area during the first weekend that Costco is open and will make adjustments to signal times if necessary.
Costco is the first store to open in The Ridge development.
Planners say businesses like Olive Garden, Buffalo Wild Wings, Noah's Bagels, Michaels, Stanton Optical, Starbucks and more will open in the parking lot in 2019.