Mount Airy metal-working company requests $66K in incentives
SURRY COUNTY, N.C. — A Mount Airy metal-working company is requesting a total of $66,180 in local incentives for an expansion that would create 20 new jobs and require spending $1.5 million on capital investments.
The Winston-Salem Journal reported that the company has between 50 and 60 jobs in the city, according to Todd Tucker, president of the Surry County Economic Development Partnership.
The Mount Airy Board of Commissioners will hold a public hearing on the request at 7 p.m. March 21, while the Surry County Board of Commissioners will hold a public hearing at 6 p.m. March 18.
The company also could be eligible for a One North Carolina Fund grant and a $5,000 matching grant from the N.C. Rural Center.
Read full story: The Winston-Salem Journal.