Lawrence County RDC and Mitchell Hope to Encourage Economic Development
MITCHELL - (January 13, 2022) - The Lawrence County Redevelopment Commission and City of Mitchell is looking at signing a MOU to construct a shell building to be used for economic development.
The building to be located in the Industrial Park on the northeast side of the industrial park. The building will be approximately $50,000 square feet with an expansion of up to 100,000 square feet if needed.
Lawrence County RDC members along with City of Mitchell Mayor J.D. England have been in talks to find ways for companies to locate within the Industrial Park with rail access available with the expansion of the Lehigh project.
The proposal is in the preliminary stages at this time with the total amount of bonds needed for the project still in question.
In other business the Lawrence RDC will keep the same officers for 2022.