Stayton building material plant plans halted

Stayton building material plant plans halted

Plans to open a GreenFLEX building material plant in Stayton have fallen through.

GreenFLEX reportedly will not be executing a deal that it was pursuing a few months ago, which would have brought jobs to Stayton.

Last June GreenFLEX, which has a plant in Salem that employs about 50, announced its intentions to purchase the former Karsten Homes building at 1200 Wilco Road. Expansion plans at that time envisioned the workforce doubling.

Read more at The Statesman Journal.