NICHOLASVILLE — Earthwork has begun in preparation for the construction of a Sam's Club in Nicholasville.
The tentative opening date is June 2010 in Commerce Center off U.S. 27, the location of Kohl's, Starbucks and Suff's Furniture, among other businesses.
Sam's Club, a division of Wal-Mart, will bring 170 jobs to the area. Hiring will begin in the spring of 2010.
The location will have 136,000 square feet and include a pharmacy, tire and battery department, frozen foods, digital photo area, bakery and optical department.