Washington County was presented with a check for $473,405 from the state of Tennessee to be used to continue to prepare their industrial park. There were 72 sites that were eligible inside of the state, with 24 applying. Of those 24, 15 sites were selected after a presentation was given.

 

For more information, check the July 13 edition of the Herald & Tribune.

 

Alicia Summers, Business Development Director at the Washington County Economic Development Council; Commissioner of the Tennessee Department of Economic and Community Development Randy Boyd; Washington County Mayor Dan Eldridge; Tommy Burleson; Mitch Miller, CEO of the Washington County Economic Development Council

Alicia Summers, Business Development Director at the Washington County Economic Development Council; Commissioner of the Tennessee Department of Economic and Community Development Randy Boyd; Washington County Mayor Dan Eldridge; Tommy Burleson; Mitch Miller, CEO of the Washington County Economic Development Council.

Commissioner of the Tennessee Department of Economic and Community Development Randy Boyd presented Washington County with a check for $473,405 to go towards Washington County's industrial Park.

Commissioner of the Tennessee Department of Economic and Community Development Randy Boyd presented Washington County with a check for $473,405 to go towards Washington County’s industrial Park.

Tommy Burleson spoke during the presentation.

Tommy Burleson spoke during the presentation.

Washington County Mayor Dan Eldridge gave his thoughts during the check presentation.

Washington County Mayor Dan Eldridge gave his thoughts during the check presentation.

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