Monroe County Port Authority sees industrial park acquisition as economic development opportunity

The Monroe County Port Authority (MCPA) recently closed “on the acquisition of the Hannibal Industrial Park [HIP],” approximately “1.2 million square feet of building space on 122 acres,” The Marietta Times reports. Hannibal Real Estate “developed the site into a multi-tenant industrial park campus,” and the MCPA “will continue to operate the site in this manner,” according to the article. MCPA Director Jason Hamman “said he’s excited to begin aggressively marketing the HIP to attract additional business investments to Monroe County,” calling it an opportunity for the county “to be in the driver’s seat” of its economic development future. For more, read the full article

Economic Development, State Updates