Subsidy Tracker Individual Entry
new auto assembly plant
The subsidy value and investment projection came from: Jeffrey McCracken, "Tax break to help Rouge plant; $222-million assist planned for Ford project," Detroit Free Press, November 3, 2000. For more details on the state portion, see the November 3, 2000 Michigan Economic Development Corporation press release posted at http://www.michiganadvantage.org/Press-Releases/Up-to-3800-Ford-Jobs-Ret...
The governments of Michigan, Wayne County and Dearborn put together the subsidy package in return for Ford's commitment to spend $2 billion to build a new assembly operation at the historic Rouge complex. The state provided $147 million in tax credits plus $9 million in training assistance. The city of Dearborn and Wayne County provided a $66 million personal property tax abatement over 12 years. Overlaps with main Subsidy Tracker data: none.