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Freight terminal gets final nod of approval from West Valley city

Mar 10, 2024, 5:45 AM

Old Dominion Freight Line is expanding with a new facility in the far west part of metro Phoenix. (...

Old Dominion Freight Line is expanding with a new facility in the far west part of metro Phoenix. (Old Dominion Freight Line via city of Buckeye Documents)

(Old Dominion Freight Line via city of Buckeye Documents)

The city of Buckeye gave the final approval needed for Old Dominion Freight Line Inc.’s new interstate motor freight terminal on March 5.

The North Carolina-based less-than-truckload company, (Nasdaq: ODFL), has received the rezoning required to build a new facility with at least 200 dock doors and substantial parking for trucks and employees.

The project is expected to create 300 to 350 jobs with average annual salaries of $80,000, according to the company. The terminal will be used to transfer product between trucks.

Buckeye City Council unanimously approved a general plan amendment and rezoning to designate about 160 acres near Johnson and Yuma roads near Interstate 10 for employment uses.

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Freight terminal gets final nod of approval from West Valley city