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Morgan County, GA

Rivian CEO promises green facility for Morgan, Walton counties

The CEO of Rivian says the $5 billion manufacturing facility that will be built on two thousand acres in Morgan and Walton counties will be environmentally friendly. Critics—mainly in Morgan County—have lined up to oppose plans for a sprawling production site that will crank out electric trucks and SUVs, employing more than seven thousand people.
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Georgia’s Rivian deal a political wedge near future plant

RUTLEDGE, Georgia --- Going into 2022, many voters in rural Walton and Morgan counties expected zoning and spending issues to dominate local government races. Then came the December announcement of Rivian’s $5 billion electric vehicle plant that has shaken the political landscape around the farms and pine forests an hour east of Atlanta that dot the area around the future factory.
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