Gun Manufacturer Misses Hiring Target

City giving Remington more time to hire promised workers. New deadline is 2022.

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (AP) – Officials in a north Alabama city are giving a gun maker three more years to meet job quotas in an incentive deal. The Huntsville City Council on Thursday approved the extension for Remington Outdoor Co. Remington got $69 million in state and local incentives when it announced the plant in 2014. In return the company was…

Remember 1993’s $250-Million to Lure Mercedes?

Alabama was mocked for paying so much in incentives.

Now, Alabama is providing about $900 Million to win the $1.9 Billion Dollar Toyota/Mazda plant. It comes with 4,000 jobs. It will be located near Huntsville. CBS has a comprehensive report HERE. Categories: Statewide Tags: Alabama, incentives, Mazda, Mercedes, new plant, Toyota