as it abides by the standard rules below. Miller said extra precautions were taken for employees while initially stocking the shelves for the opening by having less people in each aisle at a time. Please log in, or sign up for a new account and purchase a subscription to continue reading. Menard Inc. has 305 stores in 14 states located primarily across the Midwest. There was a problem saving your notification.

Though the layout was finalized well before the coronavirus, the design is advantageous for a business trying to weather a global pandemic. The primary building sits at approximately 173,000 square feet, with 28,000 square feet of garden space and a 47,000 square foot accessory warehouse, located north of the building. Thank you for reading!

Reporter Bob Gaetjens can be reached at 330-541-9440, and @bobgaetjens_rc. The new store, located at 9625 Preston Crossing Boulevard, off Preston Highway near the Gene Snyder, has a full-service lumber yard, home improvement supplies, gardening equipment, power tools and more. The store’s opening has not been significantly impacted by COVID-19, aside from compliance with state and local regulations, according to Pugh.

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Considering that the majority of path/crosswalk usage will be by bicyclists ( and joggers ) and not pedestrians, this situation was not given much thought. Departments Project Center Weekly Ad Menards Pro Help Center Credit Center Gift Cards Gift Registry Order Tracker Rebate Center. Following delay, Menards announces Athens location's opening date, By Ben Peters Please log in, or sign up for a new account to continue reading. Much of the sales tax revenue collected will go toward the building of a second interchange from Interstate 70 to enter and exit The Highlands, according to Wharton. The store features building materials, hardware, seasonal items, millwork, electrical supplies, cabinets, appliances, wall coverings, groceries, floor coverings and more. We appreciate you sharing our content on social media. Athens County Sheriff’s Office makes arrest for stolen gun at traffic stop, Football: Ohio's two-quarterback experiment fails in 30-27 loss to Central Michigan, Student Senate: President Nellis says university is uncertain how to operate during possible Spring COVID-19 spike, How the national conversation around birth control affects OU students, Twitter Reactions: 2020 presidential election results, Here’s the Tea: Joe Biden is better for the future of Black America. When we’re open we have those rules in place too, so in that sense a lot of things stayed the same,” Pugh said.

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“It will be opened in time for the holiday season,” said Commissioner Randy Wharton, also president of the Ohio County Development Authority that oversees operations at The Highlands. Employees at the store include college students, retirees looking for part-time work and people searching for a career at Menards, Miller said. “We really didn’t have to change a lot for all the social distancing guidelines, and we’ve still gone to extra measures to put up barriers throughout the store, and to require masks even before the state was requiring it,” Pugh said. Please support us by making a contribution. Bowman said Menards includes lots of displays to show how items will look in the home, including kitchen cabinets, bathroom vanities and more. “Not a lot has changed, in terms of how we do specifics like masks and social distancing. WHEELING — Home appliances, plumbing and electrical supplies, groceries and even pet food are entering the building as the Menards store at The Highlands has announced plans to open Oct. 16. The website includes job openings for all three locations, which would give the retailer four sites in Kentucky. PLEASE TURN OFF YOUR CAPS LOCK. By Marty Finley – Reporter, Louisville Business First .

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