EDGE board looks to acquire land near Firestone Plant, approve $80.6M Riviana Foods renovation

By , Daily Memphian Updated: July 21, 2022 4:49 PM CT | Published: July 21, 2022 4:09 PM CT

The Memphis and Shelby County Economic Development and Growth Engine is looking to buy four parcels near the old Firestone Tire & Rubber Co. plant in North Memphis.


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Neil Strebig

Neil Strebig

Neil Strebig is a chef turned journalist covering economic development and commercial real estate for The Daily Memphian. He grew up in Pennsylvania and has worked at media outlets including the York Daily Record/USA Today Network and most recently as Report for America Corps Member with Lookout Santa Cruz. He is a graduate of Point Park University in Pittsburgh.


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