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Planners Set Opening Date For Walmart Neighborhood Market

It's been more than a year in the making, but construction crews are nearing completion of a major project on the corner of Pilgrim Road and Main Street.

There’s been plenty of activity on the corner of Pilgrim Road and Main Street in Menomonee Falls, and construction of Walmart Neighborhood Market is nearing completion.

According to Walmart Public Relations Representative Lisa Nelson, Falls’ Neighborhood Market is expected to open Oct. 24. Construction of the grocery store began late in 2011, and planners originally projected the store would open in November. The entire shopping center has since received a complete exterior renovation from Tennessee-based Gatlin Development.

However, the . The former gas station has been torn down, and that prominent corner.

The village is investing up to $820,000 toward redevelopment of that corner. A total of $620,000 will fund developer improvements, as well as a right of way land purchase allowing for future expansion of Pilgrim Road. The village also advanced $200,000 to buffer costs resulting from environmental remediation that was needed on the site.

Plans in front of the Neighborhood Market. It isn’t clear what businesses will occupy those buildings.

The Village Board . The Neighborhood Market replaced former Piggly Wiggly grocery store that stood vacant for over four years.

W . Benz September 21, 2012 at 10:56 PM
More RINO spending -- investing = spending taxpayers monies . ...........Landmark Building ??
Lil Bit October 22, 2012 at 07:33 PM
I guess I just do not understand why we need this when we have a full service walmart just a couple miles down the road. That walmart has gotten noticably nicer since they opened the one on silver spring. Hopefully its customers will stay there.
dennis barth October 23, 2012 at 09:41 PM
i agree with the fact it got nicer since silver spring store opened
dennis barth October 23, 2012 at 09:48 PM
just have enough check outs open were i can run in get what i want and get out,what does it cost to have them open knowing you don't pay them much.
W . Benz December 13, 2012 at 09:43 PM
Nuitari : You said your not a Racist -- Here's proof you said you are !!!

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