Asked by KTVZ 600 Votes Do you support the changes in the Bend Costco? 65% Yes Yes 8 35% No No 6 Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on LinkedIn Copy Link 65% Yes Add Comment Comment Share with friends 8 Comments 1 💛🖤 RAG 💛🖤 About time we get a Costco gas station in Bend Reply Reply 1 Jon Krutsch Traffic issues on the North end are being fixed. It won't be as close, but will be nice to have quality gas at a good price. Reply Reply 1 Steven Huillet Can't wait for them to move to a more convenient site. Reply Reply 1 Duane Wyman Yes, Costco will add to traffic challenges at the North end of town but the traffic in that area has been a nightmare for decades. I blame the mess on the City, County, ODOT and the Feds, for failing to adequately address issues years earlier. Reply Reply 1 Jason Mosiman Easily accessible, will include gas at a lower price. Nice. Reply Reply Latterdaysaint That's the problem but the con is the traffic will be a nightmare 0 Lynn Huntley Closer to me. Easier to get to. Reply Reply 0 RO2312 I know everyone will be complaining about traffic. However, the last time Costco considered the north end, Bend wanted them to take care of all of the traffic problems. Now, with the north end rebuild, it will be dealt with. I highly doubt the let Costco in for free and they are paying their shar Reply Reply 35% No Add Comment Comment Share with friends 6 Comments 2 Tracy Evans Traffic getting in and out of this area is already bad, and they want to add a Costco? Reply Reply 1 sandra zollman Traffic is so bad on the north end and now it will be worse. Trying to get from the empire ramp to hywy 97 is just nerve racking. Then trying to move left across lanes to get into the shopping stores is impossible now. Costco will be so busy it won't be worth going there. Have two stores. Reply Reply Salli Mc Amen. You are so right. 1 SomewhereAlong Nintyseven This will be a considerable inconvenience for me. I live in La Pine and come to Bend once a week for a veterans support group meeting. I try to combine this trip with as many other activities as possible, like visits to the anticoagulation clinic at the hospital and shopping at Costco and Fred Mey Reply Reply 0 Latterdaysaint It's too far, plus the traffic will be a nightmare Reply Reply Lynn Huntley The traffic in Bend is a nightmare anyway. No matter where you go.