Posts tagged: East Sprague retail businesses
We asked recently when Walmart would get around to breaking ground on a new store in Spokane Valley.
In March 2010 the company first announced it had plans for the store, west of the Costco at 5200 E. Sprague. Our first story said:
Walmart says it will square off with Costco Wholesale Corp. in the Spokane Valley.
The Bentonville, Ark., retail behemoth announced Thursday it will build a 151,000-square-foot retail center on a parcel of land due west of Costco’s store at 5601 E. Sprague Ave.
About a year ago the SR published news that Wal-Mart would put another new store in Spokane Valley, about six blocks east of the Costco, about 5601 E. Sprague.
There hasn't been a lot of progress so far on that project, which we wrote about first here. Why not?
We tracked down Wal-Mart's regional contacts to find out when the project will get going. Here's the reply:
The store will include a garden center with outside sales area covering about 4,700 square feet (very large).
It is slated to include an indoor pharmacy, a full-service grocery and a Subway sandwich store inside.
When finished, it will be about 155,000 square feet.