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North Texas Ebola Treatment And Infectious Disease Bio Containment Facility To Be Created

officials gather at the announcement for the North Texas Ebola Treatment and Infectious Disease Bio Containment Facility. (Source: http://governor.state.tx.us/.)

Three of the region’s health care providers, UT Southwestern Medical Center, Methodist Hospital System and Parkland Hospital System, will partner to set up and operate the North Texas facility.


Georgia-Pacific Announces Growth Plans For Gurdon, AR Facility

Arkadelphia Regional Economic Development Alliance Chairman Eric Hughes congratulates Georgia-Pacific Plant Manager Ryan Daniels on the plans to invest at the Gurdon, Ark., lumber mill.(L to R) City of Gurdon Mayor Clayton Franklin; Clark County Justice of the Peace (District 10) Sherry Kelley; Arkadelphia Regional Economic Development Alliance Chairman Eric Hughes; Georgia-Pacific Lumber Plant Manager Ryan Daniels; Clark County Judge Ron Daniell; and Arkadelphia Alliance President and CEO Stephen Bell.

The company is also evaluating investments totaling approximately $20 million at the nearby Gurdon plywood mill that would increase the facility’s efficiency and capacity.







Embraer Breaks Ground On Facility In Melbourne, FL

Embraer breaks grounds on new Florida facility.

Embraer will add 600 new hires to its almost 400 employees in the area in a ramped up mode over a period of four years beginning in 2016.



Smart Planning Boosts Seattle To #1 City For Pedestrians

Seattle trolley with bike and crosswalk sign.

Liberty Mutual Insurance releases pedestrian safety index with top 15 safest U.S. cities for pedestrians.