Bass Pro Shop to open in Harlingen by 2011.
Many outdoors and fishing enthusiasts throughout the Valley will be pleased to hear that construction of a Bass Pro Shop will begin in October in Harlingen. City officials confirmed the the retailer will be building a store just off the frontage road off of Expressway 83 and Spur 54. The $7 million dollar project is expected to increase shoppers and generate up to 300 jobs. The shop is expected to be completed and ready for business by fall of 2011.