Wal-Mart Subsidies in Petal, MS
|Address||805 Highway 42|
|Type of Facility||Supercenter|
|Value of Subsidies||$877,000|
NarrativeThe city and county provided money for infrastructure through tax increment financing. The county is providing $277,000 over ten years through a diversion of real property taxes (excluding school taxes). City officials were unable to provide a dollar estimate, but a September 23, 2000 article in the Hattiesburg American reported the city's contribution to be worth $600,000.