Posted on: May 5, 2021
Opelika Mayor Gary Fuller announced today that an existing Opelika distribution center will be expanding. Jo-Ann Stores DC will be investing more capital into its facility in Opelika to build and expand their current warehouse facility. Jo-Ann strives to ...Read on...
Posted on: March 16, 2021
Opelika Mayor Gary Fuller announced today that an existing Opelika manufacturing company will be expanding. Pharmavite will be investing more capital into its facility in Opelika to establish additional manufacturing capacity.
Pharmavite is one o...Read on...
Posted on: February 24, 2021
The 2021 Milken Institute Best-Performing Cities Index named the Auburn-Opelika Metropolitan Area No. 17 Best Performing MSA in the United States and No. 2 Best Performing MSA in Alabama.
The Milken Institute Best-Performing Cities Index ranks U.S. metropo...Read on...
Posted on: December 16, 2020
Opelika Mayor Gary Fuller announced today that an existing Opelika manufacturing company – Mando America Corporation – will be investing additional capital for new equipment and creating new jobs.
Mayor Gary Fuller stated, “Mando is one...Read on...
Posted on: January 21, 2020
The City of Opelika, the Opelika Economic Development Department and the Opelika Industrial Development Authority are excited to announce the creation of the Opelika Innovation and Technology Park (OITP). The new park is located in an Opportunity Zone (OZ...Read on...
Posted on: June 19, 2019
Opelika Mayor Gary Fuller announced today that two existing Opelika manufacturing companies – West Fraser, Inc. and Hanwha Advanced Materials America– will be expanding.
Mayor Gary Fuller stated, “We are delighted at the commitment West Fraser and Hanwha a...Read on...
Posted on: July 7, 2021
Point Broadband, a?fiber-to-the-home Internet service provider operating in 10 states across the eastern U.S.,?announced today?the relocation of its?corporate?headquarters to Opelika, Alabama.
During the initial phase of the company’s relocation,...Read on...
Posted on: August 5, 2021
The City of Opelika is excited to kick-off the 2040 Comprehensive Plan project. Opelika 2040 will serve as the City’s official guide for future growth, land use and development for the next 20 years. Informed by community consensus, com...Read on...
Posted on: September 15, 2021
On thursday from 8 a.m. - 2 p.m., a private contractor is going to do a street cut utility installation at 1929 1st Avenue. One lane of traffic will be closed and the contractor is responsible for flagging traffic around the work zone.Read on...
Posted on: October 3, 2021
Fall Noon Tunes: We are excited to bring back Noon Tunes this fall. From noon - 1 p.m. on Wednesdays, come out and bring your lunch to courthouse square for some live music! October 6 - Silky Tone, October 13 - Mark Tune, October 20 - Jessie Lynn, October...Read on...
Posted on: November 5, 2021
Hanwha Cimarron, LLC is breaking ground today for a new manufacturing facility located in the Northeast Opelika Industrial Park. The capital investment is estimated to be $130 million and create 261 new jobs.
“I am thrilled to see Hanwha Cimarron...Read on...