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Louisville companies approved for expansions, could add 143 new jobs
Reported by: Associated Press
Reported: Friday, January 31, 2014 4:01 AM EST
Two companies have been approved for economic development incentives in the Louisville area, and state officials say the projects will create as many as 143 new jobs.
Mesa Foods, a flour and corn tortilla producer, is expanding its western Louisville plant and plans to add 83 new jobs with an estimated average salary of $29,453.
The Kentucky Economic Development Finance Authority approved the projects Thursday. They are projected to add nearly $5.6 million in new investment.