Giant Tiger confirms Bathurst location will open in June

You asked for it, and it's happening.

Giant Tiger says its plans to open up shop in Bathurst are a go for later this spring.

Giant Tiger's Allison Scarlett says residents have been asking for the store for years.

She says Bathurst native Duane Chiasson will head-up the Bathurst location, that's expected to create approximately 30 full time and part time jobs.

Giant Tiger's grand opening is slated for June 17th.