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May 24, 2016 Chatham EDC accepting board member applications

The Chatham Economic Development Corporation (EDC) is accepting applications for its Board of Directors until June 30, 2016.

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May 5, 2016 Mountaire Farms opening new Siler City facility

Mountaire Farms announced today its opening a poultry processing plant in Siler City in the former Townsends facility. The Delaware-based company, which operates a hatchery in Siler City, plans to add more than 500 jobs.

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April 19, 2016 Chatham Commissioners Approve Option to Enhance Megasite’s Attractiveness

At its April 18, 2016 meeting, the Chatham County Board of Commissioners approved an option for purchase of the Chatham-Siler City Advanced Manufacturing (CAM) site west of Siler City. The county would only be obligated to purchase the land if and when a company chooses the CAM site.

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