Editor's note: Corrects incorrect information about the location of other Jimmy John's restaurants.
The Tri-Cities will be getting a Jimmy John's Gourmet Sandwich restaurant on Clearwater Avenue near HAPO Community Credit Union in Kennewick.
A call to the corporate headquarters in Champaign, Ill., confirmed the company will be opening a franchise on Clearwater Avenue. Officials did not release an opening date.
The city of Kennewick confirmed the contractor, T.W. Clark of Spokane, has applied for a building permit for the land at 7530 W. Clearwater Ave., Kennewick.
For more information on the chain, go to www.jimmyjohns.com.
The closest Jimmy John's restaurants are in Yakima, Spokane, Spokane Valley and Cheney.
Editor's note: This corrects incorrect information about other Jimmy John's locations.