Teufel says the second quarter of the year has seen an uptick in companies expressing interest in locating to the area:
Teufel says the competition for these companies is very tough, but she feels confident that, with an improving economy, the city has a chance to land some of these proposals:
Teufel says there are several things the city has going for it, including a very large manufacturing building at the old Eaton facility. She says that building has drawn a lot of interest:
The 26 open projects the city is working on carries a potential total investment of more than $1.4 billion, while the seven existing proposals carry a potential investment of around $10 million.