Gravette Planning Commission gives new concept store its stamp of approval
Wednesday, March 16, 2011
It took just slightly more than 20 minutes Monday evening for the Gravette Planning Commission to give its stamp of approval for a new Walmart Express store to be built in Gravette.
More than 50 interested people jammed the city hall as the Commission members voted unanimously to approve construction of the building to be located on the site of the old Gravette Medical Center, along Highway 59 south.
Elliott Reed, P.E., project manager with Cochran Engineering of Union, Mo., described the proposed structure and its probable completion date.
It will house groceries and general merchandise departments, have a four-pump gasoline island, and a small pharmacy he said. It will employ about 50 people, he added.
Reed said the ...
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