News Articles

News of interested for Fitzgerald-Ben Hill County Development Authority and our customers.
September 14, 2018 - 02:35:19 PM

Modern Dispersions, Inc acquires GRAD Site

MDI has acquired 156 acre Perry House Road Tract. The property deemed "shovel-ready" as part of the state of Georgia's GRAD certification was purchased from the Fitzgerald and Ben Hill County Development Authority. The site will accommodate the company's future growth. Site preparation began in the summer of 2018 with plans for new construction to begin shortly after site work has been completed.
September 14, 2018 - 02:27:08 PM

Existing Industry and New Additions Highlight 3rd Quarter of 2018

The last 18 months have been quite productive for the Fitzgerald and Ben Hill County Development Authority. Adding over $25million in capital investment and 180,000 SF in new construction, existing industry and new additions are leading the charge.
September 11, 2018 - 03:08:51 PM

Advanced Aluminum continues to grow in Fitzgerald

Advanced Aluminum of Polk County, Florida has acquired an additional 65,000 SF via lease that will expand their footprint in south Georgia.
September 11, 2018 - 03:05:38 PM

New Distribution Center Under Construction

A 50,000 SF distribution center to complement Polar Beverage's growth is now under construction......