Wednesday, September 17, 2014

Council approves tax phase-in for new business

Alliance Sheets, LLC, is expected to set up shop in Bristol, creating 40 full-time jobs. The council has approved the business to be designated as an "economic revitalization area."

Posted on April 12, 2014 at 4:07 p.m.

GOSHEN — A corrugated packaging plant is one stop closer to setting up shop in Bristol.

The Elkhart County Council approved a resolution Saturday, April 12, confirming that Alliance Sheets LLC has met the requirements to be considered for a property tax deduction and phase-in for new manufacturing and information technology equipment.

The tax breaks will be allowed for 10 years under the company's designation as an "economic revitalization area." Alliance Sheets is expected to bring 40 full-time jobs to the area.


  • Approved the appointment of Mike Settles to the Elkhart County Property Tax Board of Appeals.
  • Approved an interlocal agreement in connection with the redevelopment commission and the town of Middlebury to loop water mains on the southeast end of town in and around the Jayco campus.
  • Approved the interlocal agreement for the Humane Shelter including Town of Wakarusa, City of Goshen, Town of Middlebury, Town of Bristol and City of Elkhart.
  • Approved an ordinance to enact a reorganized and compiled county code, which will available online.

 FILE - In this Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2012 file photo, an ambulance departs Bellevue Hospital in New York where patients were being evacuated. When Superstorm Sandy slammed into the Northeast nearly two years ago, hospitals found themselves dealing with surges in patients, lost power supplies and employees who couldn’t get to work _ problems that a new federal report finds they were not prepared to handle. The U.S. Department of Health and Human Service’s Inspector General Office released a study Wednesday Sept. 17, 2014 on the emergency preparedness and response during the storm at 172 hospitals in the hardest-hit areas of New York, most of Connecticut and all of New Jersey. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File)

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