The store on Memorial Drive near N. Hairston is hiring 300 people.
Memorial Drive Walmart
Monday, April 15, 2013
Monday, April 8, 2013
Also in business news: the newly-constructed Family Dollar on Panola is now open; Memorial Drive Walmart photos; May deadline for signing petition in support of bringing Taqueria Los Hermanos to Stone Mountain.
Here's what's going on in Stone Mountain and Lithonia business: Oakhurst Medical Center Work Progressing Speaking of construction on Memorial Drive, Patch spotted a crew doing some work in last week's drizzle on the land where the new Oakhurst Medical Center's new facility is going up, not far from the Chick fil-a. In front of Oakhurst's current office building is a for sale/lease sign with contact information (see photo). New Family Dollar Open The new Family Dollar at 2627 Panola Rd. in Lithonia opened April 4. Anyone interested in jobs at Family Dollar should check out its website. Petition Signature Deadline Stone Mountain city councilwoman Nan Nash wrote in her e-mail communication "Nan's News" that the deadline to turn in …
Wednesday, February 13, 2013
Also, Rainforest Golf reopens this weekend.
Here's a roundup of business news from Stone Mountain and Lithonia: New Food Depot Open The new Food Depot on Panola Road in Lithonia is now open. The store took Save Rite's old spot, filling a grocery vacancy in the plaza after more than 7 years. You may also be interested in reading: New Food Depot Received Nearly 500 Job Applications When It First Advertised Marlin & Ray's Closed near Stonecrest The seafood restaurant Marlin & Ray's restaurant in the Stonecrest area is closed. In news release Jan. 9 about Ruby Tuesday Inc.'s second quarter fiscal 2013 results, the company said: Based on a significant amount of discussion and analysis, and a clear understanding that driving profitable same-restaurant sales at Ruby Tuesday is our first …
Monday, January 14, 2013
The Walmart under construction on Memorial Drive near N. Hairston will employ about 300 people, the company has said.
Walmart hopes to open the hiring center for its new supercenter under construction on Memorial Drive near the N. Hairston intersection in early February. There are no further details at this time, spokesman Bill Wertz told Patch (this story will be updated when more information is available). A number of readers have commented that they are interested in applying for work at the store, which will employ around 300 people. The new Walmart could have a summer opening, Wertz has said. You may also enjoy reading: Memorial Drive Walmart: The Structure Starts to Take Shape [Video] Memorial Drive Walmart Construction Underway Get the latest local news delivered right to your inbox. Subscribe to Stone Mountain-Lithonia Patch’s free newsletter. …
Monday, October 29, 2012
Big, mid-sized or small, here's a look at a few projects in the greater Stone Mountain and Lithonia areas.
What businesses are coming to Stone Mountain and Lithonia? Several big, mid-size and small projects. From a new Walmart and to L.A. Fitness to BBQ eateries moving in or expanding, take a peek at a some of the local economic development activity. Have a photo of another project in Stone Mountain or Lithonia? Click on the 'Upload Photos and Video" button, add the photo and tell us where it is. You may also enjoy reading: Update - Commissioner: Walmart Wants to Bring 'Neighborhood Market' to Lithonia New Hyundai Dealership Coming to U.S. 78
Wednesday, October 24, 2012
Workers are now putting up the building that will become the new supercenter.
The land has been cleared of the mini-forest and structures, including three houses and a car dealership building. Now crews are building the structure that will become the 150,000 square foot Walmart at Memorial Drive and N. Hairston Road. Eight weeks ago, heavy machines were busy knocking down the tree-and-brush-filled property, which was also the site of an old Suzuki car dealership. There is still a way to go before the store is complete, a goal for the second quarter of 2013. The store will be similar to, but smaller than, the Walmart at Memorial and Columbia, according to a company spokesman. Walmart says the new store will create 250 full and part-time jobs. The world's largest retailer isn't done with the Stone Mountain-Lithonia …
Wednesday, August 29, 2012
A month after the groundbreaking ceremony, crews are clearing the land for the new 150,000 square foot store.
Walmart on Memorial Drive is on its way. Crews are clearing the land to make way for the 150,000 square foot store. Watch the video of the work now taking place and hear details about the location. You may also enjoy reading: Walmart: Do You Love Them or Hate Them? Walmart Build Could Begin Within a Month
Wednesday, March 28, 2012
General contractor bidding process begins in the middle of June, spokesman said.
With the necessary approvals in place, retailing giant Walmart is moving ahead with its plans for a Memorial Drive store near N. Hairston Road. Walmart's bidding process for general contractors begins in the middle of June, spokesman Glen Wilkins said in an e-mail. The entire process takes about three weeks. Wilkins said he hopes for the ground "to be broken in a month after that." The store, slated for a 2013 opening, will create about 300 jobs. The location would include a grocery component, deli, fresh produce, pharmacy and garden center but no Tire and Lube Express, Wilkins has said.