State to match funds for James Hardie infrastructure

(Crystal City, Hillsboro) The preliminary work continues as Jefferson County prepares for James Hardie Manufacturing to build a plant on the Festus Airport Property. Jefferson County Executive Dennis Gannon says they received good news from the state to help with the cost to renovate the roadways near the proposed plant.

Gannon wanted to thank members of the Jefferson County Council.

James Hardie is expected to start work on the site in April of this year and completed sometime in 2025.