Ag Complex Expansion - KXNet.com - Bismarck/Minot/Williston/Dickinson-KXNEWS,ND

Ag Complex Expansion

Posted: Updated:

Minot's MAGIC Fund should commit more than four million dollars to developing land for an expansion of the city's ag park and port.

That was the recommendation of the MAGIC Fund committee this morning.

The plan approved would use as much as 4-point-3 million dollars in sales tax proceeds to develop about 120 acres of land in Minot's Value-Added Agricultural Complex and Port of North Dakota expansion.

The Minot Area Development Corporation - the group that recruits new jobs for the area - reports securing two projects within that space.

MADC also says having shovel-ready land available can help in winning other projects in the area.

The recommendation now goes to the full city council for a vote.

 

  • Minot/Williston NewsMore>>

  • Fatal Accident Near Towner

    Fatal Accident Near Towner

    Monday, July 21 2014 8:13 PM EDT2014-07-22 00:13:58 GMT
    A Towner man was killed in the rollover of his pickup on a McHenry County road Sunday.
    A Towner man was killed in the rollover of his pickup on a McHenry County road Sunday.
  • Water Meeting is Wednesday

    Water Meeting is Wednesday

    Monday, July 21 2014 8:06 PM EDT2014-07-22 00:06:48 GMT
    The slow process of getting Missouri River water to north-central North Dakota takes an important step Wednesday.
    The slow process of getting Missouri River water to north-central North Dakota takes an important step Wednesday.
  • Fair Attendance Update

    Fair Attendance Update

    Monday, July 21 2014 8:03 PM EDT2014-07-22 00:03:39 GMT
    Attendance through the first three days of the North Dakota State Fair is lagging a bit behind last year's pace.
    Attendance through the first three days of the North Dakota State Fair is lagging a bit behind last year's pace.
Quick Clicks
Closings/Delays
View list
Calendar
What's happening?
Lottery Results
Feeling lucky?
Viewer Photos
Submit yours!
Road Report
Current conditions
TV Listings
See what's on
Gas Prices
Check near you
E-Mail Newsletter
Signup now

Most Popular

Stories
Videos
loading...
Powered by WorldNow
General information or questions:
kxinfo@kxnet.com

News:
Bismarck:
Phone: 701-223-9197
News Fax: 701-223-1985

News:
Minot:
Phone: 701-852-2104
News Fax: 701-838-1050
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 WorldNow and KXNET. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.