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Commissioners vote to renew UPS lease

Commissioners voted to renew the lease for UPS on Wednesday. (Source: WALB) Commissioners voted to renew the lease for UPS on Wednesday. (Source: WALB)
There was some concern UPS may look elsewhere. (Source: WALB) There was some concern UPS may look elsewhere. (Source: WALB)
ALBANY, GA (WALB) -

Commissioners voted Wednesday night to renew the city's lease agreement with UPS at the Southwest Georgia Regional Airport for five years.

There was some concern UPS may look elsewhere.

Because of the freight company's center here, Albany's airport is the second largest cargo destination in the state.

UPS will pay slightly higher landing and ramp fees under the new agreement.

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