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PSO, Port Authority agree to land deal to spur economic development

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Posted at 10:10 PM, Oct 10, 2019
and last updated 2019-10-10 23:10:20-04

INOLA, Okla. — Public Service Company of Oklahoma’s is transferring more than 2,000 acres at the Inola River-Rail Site to the City of Tulsa-Rogers County Port Authority to spur economic development.

The property is located along the Verdigris River, which is part of the McClellan-Kerr Arkansas River Navigation System.

Tissue manufacturing giant Sofidel purchased 240 acres at the site to construct a $360 million facility that will employ 300 people.

According to officials, PSO will continue to provide electricity for the property.

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