Freeport, Illinois — Representatives from Fifth Third bank have announced that their downtown Freeport location will be closing its doors soon as the bank plans to merge with its other location also in the city of Freeport.
Fifth Third said it will be closing all Drive-up services at the bank located at 101 W Stephenson St. in downtown Freeport on February 3rd of this year, with the main bank lobby part of the bank closing on April 6th. The bank says the ATM at the location will remain active.
Representatives state that no jobs will be lost in the closing of its downtown location. The consolidation is due in part, to the banks desire to better serve its customers more efficiently, representatives said.
The building is owned by Fifth Third corporate and is listed for sale.
Fifth Third Bank is located at 1534 S West Ave by Cub Foods in Freeport. They can be reached by telephone at (815) 232-1299.