HomeGoods

Distribution Center, Brownsburg, IN
HomeGoods / TJX website

With the promise of creating 1,000 jobs, the TJX Companies, the parent to retailers T.J. Maxx and HomeGoods, wants to put a distribution center in Lordstown.  But some residents near where the 1.5 million-square-foot facility would be built have been trying to block it. 

photo of TJX HomeGoods warehouse
KABIR BHATIA / WKSU

Lordstown’s employment picture could be changing in the next several years, as two large employers in the village face shifting futures.

Summit County Courthouse
WIKIPEDIA

Here are your morning headlines for Friday, June 22: 

GM Lordstown plant
KABIR BHATIA / WKSU

Officials in Lordstown are once again looking forward to the possibility of a thousand new jobs after HomeGoods re-committed to building a new distribution center in the city.

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OADRXBI

Here are your morning headlines for Thursday, May 3:

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LUTZ FARMS

The withdrawal of a major development project in Lordstown is spurring some residents to make one more attempt to bring the project – and its promised jobs -- back to their city.

GM Lordstown plant
KABIR BHATIA / WKSU

Lordstown may be out of the running as the site of a HomeGoods distribution center that would have created 1,000 jobs. And Mahoning Valley officials say finding another site for the company in the area may not be easy.