Wal-Mart Subsidies in Columbus, OH
Store Details
City Columbus
State OH
Address 2525 Rohr Rd
ZIP code 43137
County Franklin
Type of Facility distribution center
Year Opened 2002
Value of Subsidies $2.6 million

State and local officials did not respond to our requests for information, but we learned from a report published by Policy Matters Ohio (http://www.policymattersohio.org/walmartintro.htm) that Wal-Mart was entitled to receive a $2.2 million Job Creation Tax Credit for this eyeglass manufacturing and distribution center. The state also provided a $400,000 Ohio Investment in Training Program grant.
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