|From:||Lenny Siegel <email@example.com>|
|Date:||Mon, 20 Oct 2008 09:50:33 -0700 (PDT)|
|Subject:||[CPEO-BIF] FedEx, Port of Portland, Oregon|
Port sells 77 acres to FedEx Portland Business Journal (OR) October 16, 2008Two days after Daimler Trucks North America announced a plant closure that will cost the city 950 jobs, the Port of Portland signed a deal that could add 500 jobs to the local economy.
At a luncheon Thursday, Bill Wyatt, the port's executive director, announced that FedEx has purchased 77 acres of the 700-acre Reynolds Industrial Site in Troutdale to build a new distribution center.
..."I believe it is the largest brownfield development in the history of the state," Wyatt said Thursday.
... For the entire article, see http://www.bizjournals.com/portland/stories/2008/10/13/daily46.html -- Lenny Siegel Executive Director, Center for Public Environmental Oversight a project of the Pacific Studies Center 278-A Hope St., Mountain View, CA 94041 Voice: 650/961-8918 or 650/969-1545 Fax: 650/961-8918 <firstname.lastname@example.org> http://www.cpeo.org _______________________________________________ Brownfields mailing list Brownfields@lists.cpeo.org http://lists.cpeo.org/listinfo.cgi/brownfields-cpeo.org
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