St. Joseph County, Ind. 150 new jobs are on their way to St. Joseph County. Tuesday night, the County Council approved a tax abatement for a Texas-based company, called Tejas Tubular.
Tejas has its sights set on moving into the former Scott Brass plant near New Carlisle. It anticipates hiring 150-workers to make tubing for the oil and natural gas industry.
The company hopes to partner with Ivy Tech to train and hire specialized workers for the job.