Morgan County Commission Chairman Ray Long will speak on the economic growth at The State of The County breakfast tomorrow morning. It starts at 7:30 a.m at the Double Tree Hotel in Decatur.
Long said he's proud to announce that in just one year, Morgan County has earned a $535 million investment. This has created 436 new jobs in the county. 3M Company announced its $39 million investment and the addition of 16 news jobs
Bunge announced a $72 million equipment update. Hexcel announced a $200 million investment that's creating 88 good paying jobs.
Long believes this expansion will continue to bring in revenue to the county.