“Personally ... I think that if the city is going to help a company relocate, it should be one that will employ 50-100 and potentially bring millions of dollars to our economy rather than a company that will employ an average of 10 people,” he wrote on the Dispatch Record’s Facebook page.
Jones said he may create more than 10 jobs. The business owner said he is considering moving additional operations from California to Lampasas, and he said he could employ as many as 50 people in the city.
Friday, April 18, 2014
Lampasans debate relocating company’s economic effect, incentives city plans to offer
I think this story is rather telling. It looks to me that so many companies are moving to Texas that locals are getting particular as to who they give incentives to.