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Report: Steel plant being built in St. James

4 years ago September 15, 2010 Sep 15, 2010 Wednesday, September 15 2010 Wednesday, September 15, 2010 9:50:01 AM CDT in News
Source: WBRZ

State officials are expected to announce today that a $2 billion steel plant is going to be built in St. James Parish, according to a report by WWL TV.

State Rep. Nickie Monica confirmed that Nucor Steel would be building a plant in the area that would bring 2,000 temporary jobs and 500 permanent jobs.

Gov. Bobby Jindal is scheduled to be at the announcement at 1:30 in Grammercy.

News 2 will have more on the announcement starting tonight at 4 pm.

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