UNION, Ohio (WDTN) - Later this afternoon, local business leaders will take the next step to land 1,000 new jobs at the Crossroads of America.
Work is already underway to clear the property at Jackson and Dog Leg roads near the Dayton International Airport for a new 1.8 million square foot building for Prologis Logisitics Services.
Our partners at the Dayton Business Journal are reporting Proctor and Gamble will move into the new facility.
P&G told 2 NEWS that the company does not comment on rumors or speculation about the new business.
We checked with the Union city manager as well as Vandalia officials who cannot confirm the new client.
Within a year, a new $90 million distribution center is expected to open in Union's Global Logistics air park and become one of the largest job draws for the region in recent memory.
Today's meeting is with the Transportation Improvement District Board of Trustees to approve the structure in addition to the $11.5 million in infrastructure improvements, including a new road and improved utilities, which will serve Prologis as well as future tenants in the air park.
The meeting is scheduled for 2:00 pm at the Dayton Convention Center.
Community members are donating money and supplies to the survivors of a fatal fire in Kettering.
The National Weather Service issued a Winter Weather Advisory until Saturday at 7 p.m.
After months of construction, the GE EPISCenter will finally open at the new River Park Drive location off Patterson Boulevard.
Sidney fire officials said there may not have been working smoke detectors when an apartment building burned late Thursday night.
Kettering police named their newest officer Thursday in a special ceremony.