Pepsi Mid-America looking to build in Robinson

One Illinois community could soon get a boost in jobs and revenue.

Posted: Sep. 30, 2017 2:11 AM
Updated: Sep. 30, 2017 2:11 AM

ROBINSON, Ill. (WTHI) - One Illinois community could soon get a boost in jobs and revenue.

Pepsi Mid-America is considering Robinson as their next project site.

The Crawford County Development Agency, City of Robinson and Robinson Chamber of Commerce teamed-up to approve an incentive package for the project to move forward.

A final decision is expected soon.

If chosen, Pepsi would start building in the industrial park early next year, bringing 25 new jobs with the potential for more.

A total investment is projected at $3 million.

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