Whitley Firestone Project

Federal, state and local leaders gathered in Whitley County Monday to break ground on an expansion project expected to bring 250 full-time jobs to the area.Gov. Andy Beshear, Congressman Hal Rogers, State Senate President Robert Stivers and officials with Firestone Industrial Products were on hand at the company’s Whitley County facility for the ceremony.The 68,000 square-foot, $50 million expansion comes following growing customer demand and new business, including an increased focus on electric vehicle parts.

Source: MG News

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