Farming and outdoor retailer wants to breathe new life into old Lockport Walmart

Farming retailer coming to Lockport
Posted at 10:29 AM, Jul 13, 2018

A farming and outdoor retailer want to breathe new life into a vacant Walmart in Lockport.

The Niagara-Gazette is reporting that 'Runnings' plans to open its first local location at 5789 South Transit Road.

The former Walmart has sat vacant for almost three and a half years, according to the Niagara- Gazette. 

Walmart relocated down the road to a larger building. The retailer says that the new location would bring 70 to 75 jobs to Lockport.

Running plans to open the new location in April of 2019. 


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