The updated version calls for a “more reasonable contract term” and increases the term for service providers from one to three years. A repeal and replace clause has also been added to the draft ordinance.
The snack company said in a press release that the plant would create 150 local jobs over the next three years.
Trade publication Baking Business named Hostess Brands, Inc., as the company that acquired the former Danfoss facility in the Clark County Industrial Park to turn the plant into a “bakery of the future.”
Dubbed Project “Innovex,” the prospective industry is among others on the agenda, the details of which are left to the imagination. Innovex joins the list of two other projects the 15-member EDCCC board will have to talk about.
What started with jovial remarks about hopes of a quick meeting to return home for the evening of Valentine’s Day turned tense quickly and became an hour-long meeting as some Clark County justices fired off questions they had about the transparency of a 1/2-cent sales tax fund.
The Clark County Quorum Court will hold its monthly meeting Monday, Feb. 14, to discuss an agenda filled mostly with ordinances and funds dealing with a 1/2-cent sales tax for economic development.
Griffin said there is a prospect interested in properties owned by the Clark County Industrial Council as well as the EDCCC’s Super Site. The initial 1/4 mile would connect the industrial park to the Super Site’s southeastern-most corner off of Whippoorwill Lane.