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Sheetz to open depot in Jefferson County, hope to hire at least 30


CHARLESTON — An MTO, a cup of coffee and now a depot.

West Virginia Commerce Secretary Ed Gaunch announced at a press conference Monday afternoon that Sheetz is planning to build a new transportation depot in Jefferson County within the next year. The facility, which will be located at Burr Industrial Park, will function as a truck transfer station for the popular gas station chain.

Bringing about 30 jobs to the area, the project will cost roughly $2 million and will feature a 2,000-square-foot facility.

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