LONGMEADOW — Senator Eric P. Lesser joined Steve Walker, owner of Grove Property Fund, in celebrating the grand opening of the expanded Longmeadow Shops complex on Thursday.
Senator Lesser presented Walker with an official citation congratulating him on the business’ achievement.
“For as long as I can remember, the Longmeadow Shops have served as a place for the community to gather. In that spirit, I’m glad to join with my community, my colleagues and business leaders today to reaffirm our commitment to sensible and sustainable business development in Longmeadow. This recent expansion at the Longmeadow shops is a welcome addition in our community,” said Senator Lesser, Chairman of the Economic Development and Emerging Technologies Committee.
The ribbon cutting included Longmeadow Representative Brian M. Ashe, Longmeadow Select Board Chair Marie Angelides and the managers of the many stores in the new shopping complex.