Grant & Loan Awards: Haralson County


Haralson County

Equity Fund: $475,000

Awarded: 05/21/2004

Applicant: Bremen, City of

Equity funds for the upgrade of an industrial wastewater pretreatment facility to support the retention and expansion of a major employer, Mark-Lynn Foods, Inc. This company, with a $22 million private investment, is a Fortune 500 manufacturer of portion-control wet and dry condiment packets. Since 1983 Mark-Lynn Foods, the city's second largest employer, has worked to position the company to become a premier packager of 150 products including a heart-healthy sugar substitute. This project will retain 180 jobs and create an additional 40 new jobs.

Total Budgeted Project Cost: $1,504,000

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