Officials broke ground on the new Face Rock Creamery factory and retail shop on the site of the former Bandon Cheese Factory that closed 10 years ago.
Among the investors is the Port of Bandon’s economic development fund, which is lending the developers $250,000, said Robert Miller, president of the port commission.
Miller said he’s glad to see cheese making returning to Bandon, which once boasted 10 cheese factories.
“It leverages our strengths instead of trying to be something we’re not,” he said.
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