"Project Sun" One Step Closer To Reality In Greenwood County - WSPA.com

"Project Sun" One Step Closer To Reality In Greenwood County

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GREENWOOD COUNTY, S.C. -

An economic development project is moving rapidly through the Greenwood County Council that could bring over three hundred jobs to the area.

The Index Journal reports the council passed a second reading of an ordinance to provide incentives for a project called "Project Sun" during a special called meeting Tuesday afternoon at the Greenwood County Library.

Partnership Alliance CEO Mark Warner says the manufacturing project could bring 304 new jobs and a capital investment of almost $200 million to the area if the company in charge of the project chooses the county.

Greenwood County says the ordinance for "Project Sun" faces a third and final reading at the next county council meeting on July 30th.

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