The Vigo County Council has given approval for tax abatements for two companies.
At their meeting yesterday the tax breaks were approved for Verdeco Recycling Midwest Inc.
They will invest nearly $6 million in an existing building the in the southern Vigo County Industrial Park to begin operations.
Plans call for 12 employees to start with the addition of another 12 by 2015.
Total payroll will be close to $1 million.
Casey’s General Stores Inc. will receive a tax break for their planned distribution center in the industrial park.
The company will invest $22 million and employ 185 workers by the end of 2015.
Payroll is expected to be just over $5.5 million.