City Council Approves Tax Abatements To Encourage Job Growth (with Video)

By Emma Koch

February 13, 2013 Updated Dec 4, 2013 at 9:10 PM EST

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (www.incnow.tv) -- Fort Wayne City Council approved $6 million in tax abatements.

The money will help support expansion projects at several area businesses which could lead to hundreds of new jobs.

The companies receiving the breaks include Sweetwater Sound, International Paper Company, Brotherhood Mutual Insurance and Accelerated Tanks and Trailers.

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