Tuesday, August 18, 2009

Truck building

My hats off to Mayor Castro and city council if they can pull this off.

It would be great for the city.

S.A. plant closer to landing Tacoma

Amid word from city and county officials that a multimillion dollar incentive package was offered last week to Toyota Motor Corp. in return for expanding truck production here, fresh reports surfaced that the world's largest automaker has decided to pull out of a joint venture factory in California and build Tacoma pickups in San Antonio.

Local leaders, who reacted with optimism as new reports spread Monday, said a final deal hasn't been hashed out.

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