Two major projects coming to Green in 2018: FedEx Freight, Chase Bank

More than 100 jobs will be coming to Green in 2018, as FedEx Freight and Chase Bank plan “major commercial construction projects” for the city, theSuburbanite.com reports. Green City Council “approved a five-year, 100 percent community reinvestment area [CRA]” for FedEx’s $16.5 million, 63,000-square-foot distribution center, according to the article. FedEx will relocate “74 full time and 34 part time employees” from its Killian Road, Akron location; those jobs represent an annual payroll of $3.9 million. The terms of the CRA include adding an additional 12 full time and 6 part time employees by December 2022. Additionally, Chase Bank “had site plans approved by the city planning commission for a 3,300 square foot location on the northwest corner of Boettler and Massillon roads,” Green Planning Director Wayne Wiethe said. For more, read the full article.

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