Hy-Vee reinstates reserved shopping hour
High-risk shoppers have their own hour of shopping with increase in COVID-19 numbers
LINCOLN, Neb. (KLKN)- With the recent increase in coronavirus numbers, beginning Monday, Hy-Vee is reinstating the reserved shopping hour for customers who are considered “high risk”.
From 7-8 a.m., Monday through Friday, customers who are 60-years-old or older, expectant mothers, or have an underlying health condition(s) that make them more susceptible to serious illnesses are welcome to shop safely at all Hy-Vee locations.
“As COVID-19 cases continue to rise in the areas we serve, we believe it’s necessary to bring back this special hour to best serve customers who are at a higher risk of serious illness. Hy-Vee remains committed to our customers during these challenging times and will take all measures necessary to keep them and our employees safe.” Hy-Vee officials said.
Hy-Vee has asked that all other customers respect this reserved hour and limit their shopping to before 7 a.m. or after 8 a.m.