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My Town Whitehall: Alcoa to expand, adding dozens of jobs
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My Town Whitehall: Alcoa to expand, adding dozens of jobs

WHITEHALL, Mich.—Whitehall’s biggest employer is about to get even bigger.

Tuesday night, the city’s planning commission unanimously approved Alcoa’s plan to expand its Thermatech facility, located at 555 Benston Road.  The $16.3 million project is expected to create 25 manufacturing jobs.  The plans include an 8,187 square-foot addition and storage area for scrap. Alcoa plans to start construction immediately.

Public Works Director Brian Armstrong says planning commissioners also approved a 3,034 square-foot expansion to the loading dock on Alcoa’s plant three.

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