Notice of Public Hearing<div class="ExternalClassB0A993D1C2B542168DC71880DF97ECE3"><p>​</p><p style="text-align:center;"><strong>NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING</strong></p><p style="text-align:center;"><strong>ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT INCENTIVE </strong></p><p style="text-align:center;"><strong>January 16, 2018 – 6:00 P.M.</strong></p><p style="text-align:center;"><strong> </strong></p><p style="text-align:justify;">Notice is hereby given that the Burke County Board of Commissioners will hold a public hearing at 6:00 p.m. (or as soon thereafter as persons may be heard) on Tuesday, January 16, 2018, in the County Board Room, Burke County Services Building, 110 North Green Street, Entrance E, in Morganton, NC for the purpose of giving consideration to and approving the expenditure of public funds to assist with the location of Project Engines located in Burke County (Morganton).  The assistance includes an economic development grant equal to 65% of the new taxable investment paid by the company for a period of six (6) years.  The Company will invest approximately $10 million in new tax base.  The Board of Commissioners believe the project will stimulate economic activity, will result in the creation of at least 94 new jobs, help stabilize and increase the tax base and create additional revenues in the County.  If reasonable accommodations are needed to participate, please contact the Clerk at 828-764-9350 at least 48 hours prior to the public hearing. </p><p style="text-align:justify;"> </p><p style="text-align:justify;">Kay Honeycutt Draughn</p><p style="text-align:justify;">Clerk to the Board</p><p style="text-align:justify;"> </p><p style="text-align:justify;">Publish:  January 4, 2018</p></div>http://www.burkenc.org/departments/county-manager/Notice of Public Hearinghttps://intranet.burkenc.org/WebsiteContent/Lists/Special Notice/DispForm.aspx?ID=188https://intranet.burkenc.orglance.riddle@burkenc.org | Lance Riddle | 693A30232E777C6275726B655C6C616E63652E726964646C65 i:0#.w|burke\lance.riddle1/4/2018 1:19:50 PM09992aspx4https://intranet.burkenc.org/WebsiteContent/Lists/Special Notice/AllItems.aspxFalse