The wait for Whataburger is over. Almost!

The company issued a statement yesterday that says construction should begin in the next few days on the new location near the intersection of Skyland Blvd and Alabama 69, in front of the Cobb Hollywood 16 Cinemas.

Kimberly Madison

Whataburger announced that they would be coming to Tuscaloosa in 2016, but construction never started.  Construction should take 3-6 months with an opening in the spring.  Hiring begins soon for up to 100 employees.