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Locke Supply Company Looking To Open A Location In York County

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YORK-Another new tenant may be headed to the Kingsgate Green Shopping Center on Waller Mill Road.

On February 9, the York County Planning Commission will hear a request for a special use permit to allow for a wholesale trade establishment with outdoor storage at 118 Waller Mill Rd. Locke Supply Company, a plumbing, electrical, and HVAC product distributor, has filed the request.

It appears Locke Supply Company wants to occupy a portion of the former K-Mart building in the shopping center as well as what used to be K-mart’s outdoor garden area. The remainder of the old K-Mart store was renovated and reopened as an Ollie’s Bargain Outlet in 2021. Ashley Furniture also previously announced plans to open a location in the shopping complex.

Locke Supply Company began in Oklahoma in 1955. The distributor currently has 180 locations in seven states. There are seven stores in Virginia, including two in Richmond and one in Norfolk.


York County Planning Commission will meet at 7pm February 9 at York Hall, 301 Main St.

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