Burger King opens its doors in Fort St. John

first_imgFORT ST. JOHN, B.C. — After an official announcement was made last summer, Fort St. John’s own Burger King restaurant officially opens its doors today.“It’s been a lot of years in the making,” said franchise owner Trevor Bolin. “Now that we’re up, and people realize how different Burger King is from a lot of the other choices, and that it gives them a lot of choices locally, it’s going over very well.”Part of the Gateway plaza, an Esso will also be part of the centre — along with other restaurants and clothing stores expected to be announced within the next month and expected to open later this year.- Advertisement -“It’s really done a lot for keeping people excited about what’s happening in Fort St. John.”Burger King’s dining room is open 7 a.m. to 11 p.m. with a 24-hour drive-thru. According to Bolin, 45 local staff members have been hired.“Whether you’re local, you’re travelling, you’re working nights, whatever it is, we can make sure we meet everybody’s needs,” he added.Advertisementlast_img read more