Area residents hope mega site brings local jobs - - Jackson, MS

Area residents hope mega site brings local jobs

Source: WLBT Source: WLBT
Source: WLBT Source: WLBT
HINDS COUNTY, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

The mega site will be located along Norrell Road between Clinton and Bolton. The site will transform into thousands of jobs for local residents.

"Anytime you get more jobs it's an improvement to the area and the state period," said Charlie Alexander.

"I think it's something we need. It's jobs for people who don't have jobs," said an area resident.

Another resident said,

"I think it's a good thing because we need more jobs in Mississippi," said another area resident.

Area residents who heard the news said they feel positive about future plans and said the site should draw a large economic impact for the entire state.

The Mississippi Development Authority is the lead agency that pushed for the site to come to Hinds County. As for now, MDA cannot comment on the plans or the details.

The City of Clinton is declining comment as well until further information is officially released from the MDA.

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