MOSES LAKE — Love’s Travel Shops plans to build a new convenience store and truck stop in Moses Lake in 2020.
Love’s Travel Stops has filed a grading permit with the City of Moses Lake, Community Development Director Kris Robbins told the Columbia Basin Herald.
“We currently expect construction to begin on the Love’s location in Moses Lake, Washington, in mid to late next year. We are still early on in the process and will have more information as we get closer to that timeframe,” Caitlin Campbell, Media Relations Specialist for Love’s Travel Stops said.
“There isn’t much information. A Land Use Notice has been filed and (Love’s Travel Stops) has not filed any building permits. The proposed area is along Prichard and Sage Road in Moses Lake, Robbins said.
Love’s Travel Shops has over 500 convenience stores and truck stops in 41 states throughout the United States. Love’s has stores in Ritzville and Ellensburg, with the Ritzville store opening in October of 2013. Love’s Travel Stops & Country Stores was founded in Watonga, Oklahoma in 1964. The company is privately held by the Love family and employs over 25,000 people throughout the U.S.