One of the final K Marts left in America is officially closing.
According to USA Today, Sears Holdings announced yesterday they will be closing the K Mart here in Poughkeepsie (635 Dutchess Turnpike).
Layoffs at the store, that employs 71 people are scheduled to begin December 23, according to a filing with the government.
Sears has been closing stores and selling assets after years of declining sales. In addition to the announced Poughkeespie closing, K Mart will also close in the following locations:
- 1500 Fitzgerald Dr, Pinole, California
- 6865 Hollister Ave, Goleta, California
- 635 Dutchess Turnpike, Poughkeepsie, New York
- 6626 Metropolitan Avenue, Middle Village, New York
- 4251 John Marr Drive, Annandale, Virginia