VON ORMY– Three new businesses opened in early October in Von Ormy, Pilot Travel Center, Subway and Borrego’s Café.
|Pilot Travel Center - Von Ormy, TX|
The new Pilot Travel Center in Von Ormy features full amenities for area residents and the motoring public while adding 55 local jobs and other economic benefits to the community.
Located off Interstate 35 at exit 140, the travel center offers Von Ormy residents many amenities, including:
• eight diesel lanes and 16 gasoline lanes with high-speed pumps for quicker refueling;
• a Subway and Cinnabon;
• expanded food offerings to include pizza, salads, sandwiches and hotdogs;
• premium coffee and cappuccino selections; and
• general merchandise for quick shopping needs.
“We hope that Von Ormy area residents will enjoy the convenience and amenities of our new Pilot Travel Center,” said Jimmy Haslam, CEO of Pilot Flying J. “We’re proud that our new travel center will serve this community through products and services as well as contribute to the local economy. And, we'll fill the needs of professional drivers carrying goods to communities across North America.”
The new facility is Pilot Flying J's 37th in Texas and the 650th overall in North America. It is expected to contribute more than $3 million annually in state and local tax revenue.
“We invite Von Ormy residents to visit our new location. Our staff takes great pride in providing the quality service our guests deserve,” said T.C. Wilson, general manager for the Von Ormy travel center.
Joseph Borrego opened Borrego’s Café at the former site of AJ’s, next to Sacred Heart Church.
|Joseph Borrego, owner of Borrego's Cafe|