MORROW COUNTY — In just a six-week time frame, Morrow County leaders were able to secure a major development investment that will bring in over $10 million in yearly payroll.
“This will be a catalyst for future development.”
Shane Farnsworth, Morrow County Director of Development
A 1.2 million-square-feet distribution center for Dollar Tree Inc., was announced Monday by Columbus 2020 and Dollar Tree. The facility will be located on I-71 and Ohio 61, and comes with a $125 million investment.
The whirl-wind deal was a collaborative effort between Morrow County Commissioners, JobsOhio, Morrow County Economic Development and Columbus 2020, according to Shane Farnsworth, development director for Morrow County.