Business & Real Estate

New Walmart opens Wednesday in North Highlands

A new Walmart store in North Highlands will host grand-opening festivities on Wednesday.

Ribbon-cutting ceremonies are scheduled for 7:30 a.m. at the 120,000-square-foot store at 4675 Watt Ave. Opening ceremonies include the presentation of $6,000 in grants to local community groups.

The retail center employs about 300 full- and part-time workers. Store manager is Thaddeus Segura. Store hours are 6 a.m. to midnight.

Call The Bee’s Mark Glover, (916) 321-1184.