Congressman Tim Ryan Announces TJX Homegoods Lordstown Purchase Completion
Lordstown, Ohio – Congressman Tim Ryan (OH-13) made the following statement after TJX Homegoods announced the completion of its purchase of approximately 290 acres of land in Lordstown, Ohio. TJX Homegoods will build a distribution center that will create approximately 1,000 jobs once the facility is fully operational.
“After many months of meetings, debates, campaigns, and litigation, I am excited that it is finally time to get construction underway on TJX Homegoods. This new facility will be a huge boon for Lordstown and our entire community at a time when we need it the most.
“This was about teamwork, so many people have worked together to make sure this project came together, and today it is finally becoming a reality. I would like to give a special thank you to Senator Sean O’Brien, Representative Glenn Holmes, Mayor Hill of Lordstown, James Dignan at Youngstown/Warren Regional Chamber, and Jobs Ohio.”