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September 18, 2017 Opportunity Chatham planned for October 20, 2017

PITTSBORO, NC – September 18, 2017 – Join Chatham Economic Development Corporation for its annual Opportunity Chatham meeting on Friday, October 20, 2017 from 7:30 to 10 a.m. at the Chatham County Agriculture and Conference Center in Pittsboro.

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August 23, 2017 Chatham County approves option agreements for megasites

PITTSBORO, NC – August 22, 2017 – The Chatham County Board of Commissioners at its August 21 meeting voted to approve option agreements for the Chatham-Siler City Advanced Manufacturing Site and Moncure Megasite. Both megasites received a total of $8 million from Golden LEAF Foundation's Major Site Development Initiative (MSDI), under the condition that the properties be under public control with a fixed price for five years.

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July 19, 2017 Arauco North America Moncure Receives Safety Awards

MONCURE, NC – July 19, 2017 – Arauco North America, one of the largest private employers in Chatham County, recently accepted several safety awards from the North Carolina Department of Labor (NCDOL) and the Composite Panel Association (CPA). The Moncure manufacturer produces engineered wood products medium density fiberboard (MDF) and particleboard.

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