Grant & Loan Awards: Long County
Equity funds for Enhancing Regional Competiveness Acquisition and infrastructure improvements to a 49.6 acre site which was ranked as the #1 site following a feasibility study due to its proximity to Hwy 84, rail, water and sewer. Long County, currently without any industrial land to market to prospects, believes the development of the park will enhance their competitiveness due to their proximity to Georgia ports and the I-95 corridor.
E 9-1-1 funds to assist with the construction of a regional E 9-1-1 center, including the purchase of dispatching and radio equipment to serve the residents of Long and McIntosh Counties. The center will be located in McIntosh County with three new positions created.