A new pizza joint is joining restaurants on Washington Road.
Little Caesar's Pizza will open in mid-to-late June, said franchise owner Allen Baer.
Were in the process of reviewing applications and calling people for interviews, Mr. Baer said.
Mr. Baer is hiring 40 employees for the carry-out pizza shop.
He said he chose the 1,400-square-foot space in the Kroger shopping center because it was a huge opportunity.
He was attracted to the centers newly remodeled appearance, visibility, traffic and surrounding neighborhoods.
Mr. Baer has a background in the food service industry and has lived in North Augusta for 20 years.
Detroit, Mich.-based Little Caesar's Pizza has locations nationwide. The restaurant specializes in pizza, bread sticks and wings.