BATAVIA, N.Y. - The Lowe's store in the city of Batavia is one of several stores scheduled to be closed by the home improvement retailer.
61 full time and 30 part time employees will be laid off. The store is currently offering a closing sale in an attempt to sell off inventory. There is no hard date for the closing, but it is expected to finish selling off inventory and shut down in around four weeks.
A total of 20 stores in 15 states are deemed to be under-performing and will be shuttered. The closings nationwide will affect around 1,950 employees. The Batavia location is the only store scheduled to close in New York.
The store originally opened in October 2008.