Lake Stevens will soon have a new 169,243 square-foot Costco Wholesale on the northwest corner of Lake Stevens Rd and Washington State Route 9. The store is expected to have 800 parking spaces and a 30-pump gas station. Costco is expected to create about 275 new jobs.
According to Costco’s website, the location is scheduled to open this coming October.
This is the 1st major commercial construction project on this site and over 1000 trees have been cut. As a result, the project has faced some fierce resistance from some of the residents in Lake Stevens with concerns ranging from traffic to environmental.
Costco Facts And History
- Costco was ranked 10th on the Fortune 500 list of the largest United States corporations by total revenue.
- The company has its headquarters in Seattle Washington.
- Costco employs over 254,000 employees worldwide.
- It has over 100 million members.
2326 S Lake Stevens Rd, Lake Stevens, WA 98258