Kennett's Industrial Park is located within the city limits, on MO Hwy 25 at Progress Drive. The 116 acre park is home to American Railcar Industries, Custom Steel, C&C Cartage, Skeeter-Kell Sporting Goods & Distribution, Frey Farms Produce LLC and Cotton Boll Sheltered Workshop. Industrial neighbors adjacent to the park include Manac Trailers U.S.A. and Parker-Hannifin Corp.
City-owned Lots 3 and 4 represent 7.5 acres and are adjacent to the park's stormwater retention pond on the south end. The Industrial Park is adjacent to an additional 120 acres of privately-owned land, also available for sale. The available lots are indicated on the industrial park map found on the document attachment at the bottom of this page.
Access from Two Separate Entrances:
MO Route 25 onto Progress Drive
MO Route E (North Bypass) onto Industrial Drive
Industrial Park Utilities:
The City of Kennett supplies water, waste water retrieval, natural gas, electricity and fiber optic internet (FTTB) to the Industrial Park at competitive rates. Visit www.clgw.net for a detailed list of services.
8 Inch City Water Main
8 Inch City Sewer Main
6 Inch Natural Gas Line
13.8 KV Electric Power Line/Fiber Optic Internet
300,000 Gallon City Water Tank Adjacent
Non-Industrial Land Usage Nearby:
Both the Industrial Park's west and north boundaries are adjacent to farmland. The south boundary is rimmed by MO Route E (North Bypass). The east boundary is adjacent to a school property. An agribusiness company, trucking company and new car dealership are located a half-mile to the north.
Nearest U.S. Interstate - U.S. I-55 (15 Miles)
Nearest U.S. 4-Lane Highway - U.S. 412 (1 Mile)
Other Key Highways - MO 25, MO 84 (In Town)
Rail Service - 15 Miles (Hayti, MO)
Available Work Sites:
While not located within the Industrial Park, there are three other work sites available within the city. One site, the Compress, is suitable for industrial purposes. The other two sites are suitable as call center and office facilities. All these sites are listed on the Location One Information System (LOIS), the nation's oldest, largest online database devoted to economic development, featuring geographic and economic information, as well as available commercial and industrial sites, locations and buildings, geared toward companies looking to grow or relocate (www.locationone.com). You may also read about the three Kennett work sites on the marketing sheets found as document attachments at the bottom of this page.
Kennett, MO, Municipal Airport (1 Mile)
Paragould, AR, Municipal Airport (31 Miles)
Jonesboro, AR, Municipal Airport (54 Miles)
Cape Girardeau, MO, Regional Airport (87 Miles)
Memphis, TN, International Airport (118 Miles)
Bill and Hillary Clinton International Airport, Little Rock, AR (183 Miles)
Nashville, TN, International Airport (217 Miles)
Lambert-St. Louis, MO, International Airport (222 Miles)
Pemiscot County Port Authority, Caruthersville, MO (24 Miles)
Mississippi River (Mile 849.9 AHP)
Slackwater, Ice-Free Harbor (4,680 Ft. in Length with a 300 Ft. Turning Basin at Upper End)
Taxes & Incentives:
Property Tax Rate at Site (Effective Tax Per $100): $4.895
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