Pier 1 Imports Georgetown location to close within a few months

Pier 1 Imports Georgetown is located at 1019 W. University Ave., Ste. 800. (Sally Grace Holtgrieve/Community Impact Newspaper)
Pier 1 Imports Georgetown is located at 1019 W. University Ave., Ste. 800. (Sally Grace Holtgrieve/Community Impact Newspaper)

Pier 1 Imports Georgetown is located at 1019 W. University Ave., Ste. 800. (Sally Grace Holtgrieve/Community Impact Newspaper)

The Pier 1 Imports store at 1019 W. University Ave., Ste. 800, Georgetown, in the Wolf Ranch Town Center will close early this year. An assistant manager said April was the original estimate the store was set to close, but that is subject to change. The location is currently having a sale prior to the permanent closure. Pier 1 Imports on Jan. 6 announced that it would be closing up to 450 locations and several distribution centers, as well as reducing the number of employees at its corporate offices in Fort Worth. The retailer sells imported home goods, decorative accessories and seasonal decor. 512-864-3152. www.pier1.com
By Sally Grace Holtgrieve
Sally Grace Holtgrieve solidified her passion for news during her time as Editor-in-Chief of Christopher Newport University's student newspaper, The Captain's Log. She started her professional career at The Virginia Gazette and moved to Texas in 2015 to cover government and politics at The Temple Daily Telegram. She started working at Community Impact Newspaper in February 2018 as the Lake Travis-Westlake reporter and moved into the role of Georgetown editor in June 2019, and in addition, editor of Leander-Cedar Park in August 2020.


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