EDC to ask for study on I-24 industrial park
by Franklin Clark, Reporter -- fclark@cadizrecord.com
Feb 05, 2014 | 81 81 recommendations | email to a friend | print
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Cadiz-Trigg County EDC (Economic Development Commission) members voted Thursday morning to have a study done in the Interstate 24 Business Park.

EDC Executive Director Sharon Butts said the preliminary Geotech study, which they will spend up to $5,000 on, will be conducted on 50 acres in that park “ to have in place for [a] future project request.” She said the future project could not be specified. The study will provide in-depth site conditions to companies that might hope to locate in the general area; the study will also include construction recommendations.

The Interstate 24 Industrial Park – located near the Exit 65 interchange with I-24, on U.S. 68/Ky. 80 – is currently home to Transcraft, GFB, Ethridge Plastics, Derby Fabricating and U.S. Tobacco, according to a map from 2013.

The decision to have the study done was made after discussion during an executive session. No other information was made public at press time.

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