The Shopko location at 3400 N. 27th St. will remain open a couple more weeks.

When Shopko in January announced plans to close all four of its Lincoln stores, it also said the optical centers would be relocated and remain open.

According to building permits filed this week, those relocations have begun.

Shopko on Thursday filed building permits for two optical center locations: at 2801 Pine Lake Road Suite J and at 5308 S. 56th St. Suite A2.

Also, the Shopko store at 3400 N. 27th, which originally had been set to close Saturday, will stay open at least two more weeks.

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A company spokeswoman said the new scheduled closing date for that store is March 16.

Lincoln stores that have closed or are slated to close

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Matt Olberding is a Lincoln native and University of Nebraska-Lincoln graduate who has been covering business for the Journal Star since 2005.

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