Macy's announces closure of 68 stores

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By: WCTV Eyewitness News
January 4, 2016

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WCTV) -- Macy's, Inc. has announced the closing of 68 of its stores in 2017. These store closures are part of the approximately 100 closings announced in August 2016. Macy's says the closures are part a series of actions to "streamline its store portfolio, intensify cost efficiency efforts and execute its real estate strategy."

The closures are as follows:

Macy's Store Closings

Already Completed 2016 Closings
• Laurel Plaza, North Hollywood, CA
• Ala Moana Jewel Gallery, Honolulu, HI
• Valley Fair, West Valley City, UT

Already Announced Year-End 2016 Closings
Final clearance sales at the following Macy's stores closing in early 2017 will begin on Monday, January 9, and run for approximately eight to 12 weeks (with the exception of Lancaster Mall*, where final clearance sales are already in progress):
• Greenwood, Bowling Green, KY
• Carolina Place, Pineville, NC
• Douglaston, Douglaston, NY
• Downtown Portland, Portland, OR
• *Lancaster Mall, Salem, OR
• Oakwood Mall, Eau Claire, WI

Year-End Closings
• Mission Valley Apparel, San Diego, CA
• Paseo Nuevo, Santa Barbara, CA
• Lakeland Square, Lakeland, FL
• Oviedo Marketplace, Oviedo, FL
• Sarasota Square, Sarasota, FL
• University Square, Tampa, FL
• CityPlace, West Palm Beach, FL
• Georgia Square, Athens, GA
• Nampa Gateway Center, Nampa, ID
• Alton Square, Alton, IL
• Stratford Square, Bloomingdale, IL
• Eastland, Bloomington, IL
• Jefferson, Louisville, KY
• Esplanade, Kenner, LA
• Bangor, Bangor, ME
• Westgate, Brockton, MA
• Silver City Galleria, Taunton, MA
• Lakeview Square Mall, Battle Creek, MI
• Eastland Center, Harper Woods, MI
• Lansing, Lansing, MI
• Westland, Westland, MI
• Minneapolis Downtown, Minneapolis, MN
• Northgate, Durham, NC
• Columbia, Grand Forks, ND
• Moorestown, Moorestown, NJ
• Voorhees Town Center, Voorhees, NJ
• Preakness, Wayne, NJ
• Cottonwood, Albuquerque, NM
• Las Vegas Boulevard, Las Vegas, NV
• Great Northern, Clay, NY
• Oakdale Mall, Johnson City, NY
• The Marketplace, Rochester, NY
• Eastland, Columbus, OH
• Sandusky, Sandusky, OH
• Fort Steuben, Steubenville, OH
• Promenade, Tulsa, OK
• Neshaminy, Bensalem, PA
• Shenango Valley, Hermitage, PA
• Beaver Valley, Monaca, PA
• Lycoming, Muncy, PA
• Plymouth Meeting, Plymouth Meeting, PA
• Washington Crown Center, Washington, PA
• Parkdale, Beaumont, TX
• Southwest Center, Dallas, TX
• Sunland Park, El Paso, TX
• Greenspoint, Houston, TX
• West Oaks Mall, Houston, TX
• Pasadena Town Square, Pasadena, TX
• Collin Creek, Plano, TX
• Broadway Square, Tyler, TX
• Layton Hills, Layton, UT
• Cottonwood, Salt Lake City, UT
• Landmark, Alexandria, VA
• River Ridge, Lynchburg, VA
• Everett, Everett, WA
• Three Rivers, Kelso, WA
• Valley View, La Crosse, WI

Other 2017 Closings
• Simi Valley Town Center (men's/home/kids), Simi Valley, CA
• Mall at Tuttle Crossing (furniture/home/kids/men's), Dublin, OH