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Warehouse saturation in Franklin County, Pa.

September 23, 2002|by STACEY DANZUSO

CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. - Four businesses opened or began construction on new distribution centers in Chambersburg or just south of the borough in the past year. Together, they are to create about 2,000 jobs.

Franklin Storage

Square feet: 500,000

Jobs created: N/A

Expected opening: April 2003

Location: Wayne and Garber roads

Ingram Books

Square feet: 650,000

Jobs created: 600

Opened: April 2002

Location: Garber Road


Square feet: 850,000


Jobs created: 500

Opened: February 2002

Location: Chambers-5 Business Park


Square feet: 1.35 million

Jobs created: 1,000

Expected opening: June 2003

Location: U.S. 11, between Guilford Springs and Lighthouse roads

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