Regions Bank to close branch in Uptown Columbus

Regions Bank to close branch in Uptown Columbus

COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - The Regions Bank branch in Uptown Columbus will soon close to consolidate with another Columbus location.

The branch located on 13th Street will close on Aug. 17.

"A careful review of our branches has identified opportunities to consolidate based on traffic, new technology, volume, location of other branches, profitability, and other factors," says a Regions Bank spokesperson.

According to officials with the bank, every effort will be made to identify other jobs in the company for affected associates where possible.

A Regions Bank spokesperson released the following statement:

In recent years, Regions has taken a very deliberate approach to evolving how it serves customers, looking at both new models for business and its branch locations. Our focus has been on enhancing the total customer experience across all our delivery channels and reviewing location and polices so we can use our resources as efficiently as possible.

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