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Industrial Authority opens incubator site

August 4, 2003

Lake Park - With the recent announcement of Metro status and a growing South Georgia economy the Valdosta Lowndes County Industrial Authority has announced the opening of a second incubator site in Lake Park.

The incubator site covers approximately 24 acres and is designed for light manufacturing, fabrication and small distribution centers. The Industrial Authority plans on offering 2 acres lots for each business. All the incubator sites include sewage, water and easy access to I-75.

"We have had a lot of inquiries from businesses that were interested in two and three acre lots." Ken Garren

The project cost about $450,000, half of which was paid for by the One Georgia Grant. The site hopes to bring in 80 to 90 jobs and 10 million in capital investments.

 

Posted by Armen Jeknavorian

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