Legend Valve Proposes Facility Expansion

Posted by – Steve Cohen, Director of Community Development

An application has been submitted by Legend Valve and Fitting, Inc. for approval to construct a 59,826 square foot building addition on the west side of their existing facility.  The property is located at 300 N. Opdyke Road.  The proposed addition is intended to be used as warehouse and will increase the size of the building to 205,992 square feet.

Legend Valve took over the former Wal-Mart building in 2011

Legend Valve took over the former Wal-Mart building in 2011

Legend Valve designs, manufactures, and supplies valves and fittings for the plumbing industry.  They specialize in on-time delivery of parts to plumbing wholesalers with an industry-leading focus on customer service.

Proposed Building Façade With Addition

Proposed Building Façade With Addition

The total investment in the expansion is estimated at $3.5 million.  Construction is anticipated to begin in June 2017 and be complete by October 2017.

Those interested in learning more about this proposal are encouraged to attend the Planning Commission meeting scheduled for Wednesday, November 16th at 7:00 p.m. in the Council Chamber at City Hall.  A final decision on the application is anticipated to be made by the City Council on Monday, November 28th.