70,000-SF Walmart stampedes to Stamford70,000-SF Walmart stampedes to Stamfordhttps://www.recenter.tamu.edu/news/newstalk-texas/?Item=46282014-03-20T17:52:00Z2014-03-20T16:40:00Z

STAMFORD, HASKELL COUNTY - A new 70,000-sf Walmart will be constructed near the current 41,000-sf Walmart at 1608 N. Swenson St. The new store is projected to open in fall 2014. Construction cost is valued at $4 million, according to state filings.

Employees will be transferred to the new store and additional staff members will be hired.

Stamford, population 3,030, is about 40 miles north of Abilene.

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