09/24/14 3:38 p.m.
The Village of Carey has received a $1.5 million grant to support local manufacturing. The United States’ Economic Development Administration announced the grant today, saying the investment will create 50 jobs and generate $18 million in private investment.
To benefit local manufacturers, the money will be put toward upgrading the city’s electrical system, which is currently at capacity. The current power substations were originally intended for residential use and have been unable to provide reliable power for Carey’s factories.
Increasing the capacity will ensure reliable power as well as allow for future industrial expansion.Read More →