According to council meeting documents, the city received a request from the company at 1500 S. Beechtree St. for the tax abatement because of a planned expansion. According to the company’s IFT application, the growth will Grand Haven Custom Molding “from a small startup company with annual sales of about $4.5 million to a successful business with annual sales approaching $30 million by the middle of 2013.”
Work includes expanding the existing building, fixing a 39-year-old roof, and adding new injection molding machines and auxiliary equipment. The company also indicates it will grow from 15 to 65 full-time employees due to the expansion.
During a 7 p.m. work session, council will be hearing from City Planner Kristin Keery about an update to the city’s facade grant.