New Walmart stores will bring 400 jobs to the area

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AUSTIN (KXAN) — Two new Walmart stores are set to open in Elgin and Manor, providing approximately 400 new jobs in the area.

The stores, which are set to open on Feb. 19, will be open 24-hours a day, seven days a week. The new stores will be located on 1320 W. Highway 290 and 11923 U.S. Highway 290 East. There will be an opening ceremony with a ribbon-cutting during which Walmart and the Walmart Foundation will present $8,000 in grants to local community groups.

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