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WALKER COUNTY, GA (Times Free Press) - Walker County, GA, landed a $50 million factory for its new industrial park.

Audia International, Inc., a Pennsylvania-based plastics-maker, will build a roughly 240,000-square-foot plant on 25 acres of the 463-acre industrial park the county established in January on U.S. Highway 27 and West Reed Road in the unincorporated community of Noble.

"If you know about plastics, you would know that they are a very major player in that world," county Economic Development Authority Executive Director Larry Brooks said.

The county worked for 1 1/2 years to land the factory, Brooks said, which it code-named "Project Eagle."

Read more from our news partners at the Chattanooga Times Free Press.


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