Top Headlines: Facebook Expanding Huntsville Data Center Project, Herrera-Bast is new Hoover chamber leader

Facebook expanding Huntsville data center project
An already planned $750 million investment could reach $1 billion thanks to Facebook’s expansion of its Huntsville data center project. Two original buildings will be supplemented by two more buildings. – 

Selma’s Craig Field sees new airplane maintenance, dispatch shop
A new agreement will bring City Jet/Turbine Worx – and 30 jobs – to Selma’s Craig Field. The new maintenance operation and dispatch facility will help City Jet/Turbine Worx transport Southwestern Athletic Conference (SWAC) teams nationwide. – Made in Alabama

Herrera-Bast is new Hoover chamber leader
Toni Herrera-Bast is the new president and CEO of the Hoover Area Chamber of Commerce. For the past two years, Herrera-Bast has been vice president of public relations for the YWCA of Central Alabama. She will start her new role on March 1.  – Hoover Sun 

Small business workshops planned in Etowah County
The Etowah County Extension Office and The Chamber of Gadsden & Etowah County will team for a four-part series of small business workshops in April. They’ll be offered by Zoom or in a hybrid version that allows for some in-person attendance. The workshops will help participants develop a business plan.  – The Gadsden Times

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