Washington County Mayor Joe Grandy said chief among those economic development successes for the county in 2019 was luring German fan manufacturer Ebm-pabst to the Washington County Industrial Park in Telford.
Chuck Mason, the chairman of the industrial board, signed the papers to release Nakatetsu Machining Technologies from its PILOT agreement. The Japanese-headquartered bearings maker is located in the Washington County Industrial Park in Telford.
The Washington County Industrial Development Board voted Friday to correct a 10-year-old clerical error in a tax incentive agreement, lowering the number of jobs required of a Telford manufacturer by half.
Two significant missteps were unveiled recently in job creation requirements written in tax incentive agreements with companies after the Johnson City Press requested those jobs figures from Johnson City and Washington County, leading to changes in the agreements and their approval processes.
Washington County commissioners on Monday voted to lay down $600,000 in a $1.2 million economic development partnership with Johnson City to keep
Updated Jul 25, 2016 at 10:00 PM