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What happened to the WalMart Neighborhood Market?

Original post made by Lee on Sep 12, 2012

Our house has been waiting for the WalMart Neighborhoold Market that was going into the empty Nob Hill location on Santa Rita Road all summer.

What has happened to that plan? Nothing has been posted on the doors for us to see, and nothing I have seen in the local news about it either. Anyone know when it is going in?

Comments (8)

Posted by Paul, a resident of Another Pleasanton neighborhood
on Sep 12, 2012 at 1:23 pm

I hear that this gigantic shipmnt of foods from China that will be used to stock up their shelves has been delayed, hence the store not have opened yet.


Posted by liberalism is a disease, a resident of Birdland
on Sep 12, 2012 at 2:16 pm

liberalism is a disease is a registered user.

Paul typed this nonsenese on his Apple computer, made in China by slave laborers. You union apologists are such hypocrites.


Posted by Jeri, a resident of Birdland
on Sep 12, 2012 at 2:57 pm

Word from Walmart is that the store will open in Feb 2013.
The one in San Ramon will open next week.


Posted by Feb 2013, a resident of Danbury Park
on Sep 12, 2012 at 7:21 pm

Jeri is right the date is February 2013 for the opening of the one on Santa Rita in the old Nob Hill store. They said they (Walmart legal) are considering a challenge to the denial of the expansion to their existing facility now that the city approved Safeway and the gas station off of Bernal and Valley. Looks like our council may have stepped in it again.


Posted by Tango , a resident of Vineyard Avenue
on Sep 13, 2012 at 4:15 pm

Still waiting in Vintage Hills for our market also. ??????


Posted by JR, a resident of Danbury Park
on Sep 14, 2012 at 7:59 am

I hear the Vintage Hills is getting New Leaf but not until next year.


Posted by Tango , a resident of Vineyard Hills
on Sep 14, 2012 at 6:07 pm

Next year is better than no year. We were supposed to get it last spring. Maybe they didn't jump through the hoops correctly.


Posted by Dawn, a resident of Downtown
on Sep 16, 2012 at 4:24 pm

I apologize if this has been asked before, but why hasn't Trader Joe's jumped on an opportunity to relocate here? Everyone knows their parking is a nightmare and their store is too crowded. This spaced offered solutions for both problems. I find myself going to Livermore location more and more and I am sure I am not the only one.


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