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.

 

Samantha Scoles: 740-397-5333 or samantha.scoles@mountvernonnews.com and on Twitter, @mountvernonnews

 

 

 

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