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Carlisle project awarded for economic development

HARRISBURG – A Carlisle project was among the 10 submitted by Pennsylvania that helped the state earn a Silver Shovel Award for excellence in state economic development. Gov. Tom Corbett Monday announced the award, which the state has won for the second year in a row from Area Development magazine. The award recognizes the most significant industrial groundbreakings or expansions each year. The award is open to all 50 states to submit information about its top 10 job creation and investment projects. Among those for the most recent award was from Carlisle Construction Materials, whose manufacturing facility is expected to create 50 jobs and generate a $43 million capital investment.

Read the entire article here from the Sentinel, from June 23, 2014

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