Wal-Mart Subsidies in Opelika, AL
|Address||2701 Andrews Rd|
|Type of Facility||distribution center|
|Value of Subsidies||$2.2 million|
NarrativeWal-Mart received a ten-year tax abatement on local taxes, except the portion dedicated to schools. According to local officials, the annual savings is about $222,000. Over ten years this will be worth about $2.2 million. The city also waived review and permit fees and provided temporary office space for the company.