State Should Make McClellan a Priority

This story originally appeared in the Anniston Star. Click here for the original article. Like a Major League Baseball team soaring in the first month of the season, McClellan is having itself a nice little spring. It could be better, however. Late last month, the McClellan Development Authority approved a...

McClellan Jobs Bill Passes House

This article orginally appeared in the Anniston Star. For the original post, click here. Employers who hire new employees on a closed military base would get a tax credit under a bill that passed the Alabama House of Representatives 91-2 on Thursday. The bill, which would likely apply only to...

MDA Closes Deal with Calhoun County EDC for Additional Land

On February 25th, McClellan Development Authority finalized the sale of 16.09 additional acres of land in the McClellan Industrial Park. The EDC purchased the additional acreage adjacent to their current site located along Berman Road. The EDC McClellan Industrial Park Site is a designated Alabama Advantage Site. It contains 57...

Things to Know About McClellan

Did you know "Fort McClellan" is closed but "McClellan" is open and ready for business? Here are some facts you need to know about our community. Property Sales totaling $6,503,682 194.6 acres, 21 buildings (419,600 sf) 901 acres cleared of timber for future development Revenue generated: $1,317,288 125 buildings (844,012...

Veterans Memorial Parkway Opens

Originally published in the Anniston Star on December, 21st 2015. Click here for the full story. The drive between northern Anniston and Oxford became quicker this morning. Alabama Department of Transportation officials partially opened the long-awaited Veterans Memorial Parkway in Anniston around 9 a.m. Crews in hard hats and neon-green...

Birmingham Security Training Center to Lease Starship Barracks

From The Anniston Star. Originally printed July 22nd, 2015. Click here for the original story. "Several old, decaying barracks at McClellan received a new lease on life Wednesday. During its meeting the McClellan Development Authority, which oversees the former fort, agreed to lease a complex of barracks known as "starships"...

Waites Construction Starts Clearing Project

Waites Construction Company, Inc. has mobilized their equipment and begun the task of clearing/grubbing and seeding approximately one hundred and thirteen acres of property located off Bains Gap and Iron Mountain Roads in the McClellan Industrial Park. This effort is but another in a series of property improvement projects that...

More Demolition on McClellan

The latest McClellan demolition project has begun and will include the removal of 6 buildings. NorthStar Demolition and Remediation, LP, out of Marietta, GA, is leading the effort on this latest round of demolition activities. Demolition will take place at four separate sites on McClellan. This $314,700.00 demolition project is...