March 3, 2021–8:35 p.m.
The Rome-Floyd County Planning Commission will consider a rezoning request for property on Westside Industrial Boulevard when they meet Thursday.
On February 16th, it was announced Integrated Fiber Solutions, a manufacturer of synthetic bulked continuous filament yarns for the carpet, rug, and automotive industries, will invest $30 million in expanding their operations in Rome.
Integrated Fiber Solutions will construct a new facility adjacent to their current plant, which is located at 19 Westside Industrial Boulevard in Rome
The applicant is seeking a change in zoning from Light Industrial/Heavy Industrial to all Heavy Industrial.
The recommendation from the planning commission will go to the full Rome City Commission for First Reading on Monday.
A public hearing and final action would come on March 22.
Thursday’s planning commission meeting begins at 2:30 p.m. via Zoom.