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Georgia city sets $2.3M in work for giant convenience store

1 year 9 months 2 weeks ago Sunday, December 29 2019 Dec 29, 2019 December 29, 2019 8:21 AM December 29, 2019 in News - AP Texas Headlines

WARNER ROBINS, Ga. (AP) - Middle Georgia governments will spend almost $2.3 million on traffic and utility improvements to attract a a branch of mammoth Texas convenience store chain Buc-ee's. The Telegraph of Macon reports the committments by the city of Warner Robins and Peach County are part of a deal for Buc-ee's to invest at least $35 million. Warner Robins Mayor Randy Toms said city leaders hope people stopping for Buc-ee's will visit other local attractions. The Warner Robins Buc-ee's is expected to open in early 2021. Long a Texas phenomenon, Buc-ee's opened its first store outside the Lone Star state in January in Robertsdale, Alabama.

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