Gov. Perry Announces TEF Investment in Dow Chemical to Create 150 New Jobs in Brazoria County
Friday, April 20, 2012 Lake Jackson, Texas
Thursday, April 19, 2012 Lake Jackson, Texas Press Release Gov. Perry Announces TEF Investment in Dow Chemical to Create 150 New Jobs in Brazoria County
Gov. Rick Perry announced that The Dow Chemical Co. will create 150 new jobs and $1.7 billion in capital investment with the location of a hydrocarbon cracker in Brazoria County. The governor was joined by Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst, Dow CEO and Chairman Andrew Liveris and lawmakers, where he announced the state is investing $1 million through the Texas Enterprise Fund (TEF) to close the deal on this project.