Lee says state will build out pipeline, offer incentives to market Memphis Megasite


The Memphis Regional Megasite in early 2020.

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Gov. Bill Lee said Tuesday that Tennessee will present a plan in July to build out a wastewater pipeline and offer enhanced incentives to companies looking to locate at the Memphis Regional Megasite.

The 4,100-acre planned industrial site in Haywood County about an hour northeast of Memphis has not yet been built out and does not have a tenant.

| Sept. 22, 2015: Tennessee begins marketing Memphis Megasite

Lee said the state Department of Economic and Community Development has been directed to aggressively market the site to companies.

The state estimated the total investment in the wastewater and water infrastructure at $52 million.

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