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  • 1. Lewisburg, TN Welcome Page 1 I-65 Commerce Park Lewisburg Industrial Park CSXRailroad Nashville Franklin Lewisburg Murfreesboro Huntsville Columbia Pulaski Fayetteville Shelbyville Region Map Miles: 50 Nashville 57 Huntsville, AL 45 Murfreesboro 118 Chattanooga 237 Memphis 219 Knoxville 230 Louisville, KY Knoxville Downtown Lewisburg Lewisburg Map 500 Mile Radius Louisville

2. Lewisburg, Marshall County, Tennessee, U.S.A. Latitude: N35 26.95 Longitude: W86 47.33 Elevation: 707 Website: www.lewisburgtn.gov Annual Average Temperature: 57.7 Average High Temperature: 70.5 Average Low Temperature: 45.0 Annual Average Precipitation: 54.84" Annual Average Snowfall: 2.2 Prevailing Winds: Southerly Mean Length of Freeze-Free Period (days): 180-220 Lewisburg, TN Welcome Home Page 2 Cost of Living Index: 17% Below National Average Population Growth Projection (2010-2030) 20% Sources: Tennessee Housing Development Agency University of TN Center for Business & Economic Research Tennessee Department of Revenue Population Growth of 14% 2000-2010 2012 Retail Sales of $275,913,532 92% High School Graduation Rate Building Permit Increase (2012-2013) 314% 2010 to 2014 Reduced by 51% Unemployment Rate Average Home Cost of $112,152 3. Marshall County: Mayor and County Commissioners 18 Commissioners 9 Districts Meets: 4th Monday Time: 6:00 p.m. Place: Courthouse Annex Lewisburg, TN Welcome to Progress Page 3 I was impressed with the overall quality of local leadership. Ben Washington Program Manager Lewisburg (City): Mayor and City Council 5 Councilman 5 Wards Meets: 2nd Tuesday Time: 6:00 p.m. Place: City Hall Ranked 27th Among Top 100 Micropolitans by Site Selection Magazine - 2013 Tier III Enhancement County by State of TN Benchmark II Three Star County by State of TN Middle TN Industrial Development Association Certified Deal Ready Industrial Site Special Opportunities County by TN Valley Authority Developed 20-year Vision Plan - 2014 - 2035 Valley Sustainable Community - Silver Level by TN Valley Authority 4. Lewisburg, TN From the Heart of Downtown Page 4 It amazes me that a community of this size possesses the amenities that Lewisburg does. Steve Elledge ED Consultant Beautiful & Historic Downtown Local, Regional and National RetailersDowntown Mixed-Use Developments Art Guild Ellington Airport Community Theatre Memorial Library TN Walking Horse World HQ Amenities Tree Winery Fruit Farms Farmers Market Drive-In TheaterFestival & Events 5. Lewisburg, TN Where Education Means Business Page 5 We have the best workforce of any facility Ive been. Jeff Rogers Plant Manager Marshall Co. Schools Ranked Exemplary by TN Department of Education Three Reward Schools Named in 2013 MCHS Seniors earned $1.7M in Scholarships in 2013 Labor Shed* Labor Force Unemployment Rate Employed Unemployed 7 Counties 346,440 6.5% 326,750 19,700 * Labor Market Area is defined as Bedford, Giles, Lincoln, Marshall, Maury, Moore, Rutherford and Williamson Counties Tennessee. Source: February 2014 from TN Dept. of Labor and Workforce Drive Time Bachelors Degree Associates Degree HS Diploma or GED 26 Min. Average 22% 28.6% 83.4% Source: United States Census Bureau 2010 Data Tennessee College of Applied Technology Northfield Workforce Training Center Columbia State Community College Tennessee Career Center Spot Lowe Technology Center 3 County High Schools 3 County Middle Schools 5 County Elementary Schools Workforce Training Tree 6. Lewisburg, TN For a Quality Industrial Base Page 6 Firm Product/ServiceEmployees Established Expanded Ace Bayou Pet Furniture/Seating 120 2004 2008 Berry Plastics Polyethylene Wrap 91 1984 2012-2014 Calsonic Kansei of North America Automotive Supplier 1,100 1984 2010-2014 Christian Brands Religious Supplies, Jewelry, Candles 80 2009 2010-2013 Dole Refrigeration Metal Plate for Refrigeration 50 1927 Imperial Food Services Food and Beverages 50 2014 ICP HVAC distribution 176 1971 1975-1990 Lewisburg Printing, Inc. Printing Services 101 1898 2010-2014 Meiwa Industry North America Automotive Parts Supplier 98 2014 Moon Products (Mattel) Pencil, Pen and Eraser 52 1961 Nichirin, Inc. Auto Brake & Steering Hoses 285 2002 2006-2013 RockTenn Corrugated Products 226 1975 2014 Talos Engineered Products Systems Integration and Manufacturing 80 2002 2011-2014 Teledyne Electronics Mfg. Defense & Aerospace Electronics 305 1966 2013 Walker Die Casting Die Casting Manufacturing 550 1959 2007-2013 Industrial Support Services: Service Town Distance (Miles) Tool & Die Local Heat Treating Nashville 48 Foundry Local Heavy Hardware Local Sheet Metal Local Lubricants Local Welding Supplies Local Abrasives Local Other: Die Casting Local 54 Manufacturing Operations 15 Expansions (2010-2013) 9 Relocations (2010-2013) 1,400+ New Jobs (2010-2013) $100M+ in Capital Investment (2010 2013) Coming to Lewisburg was a remarkable decision for us. Paul DiGiovanni President 7. Lewisburg, TN With the Power To Make It Page 7 ELECTRICITY Source Company: Tennessee Valley Authority Local Distributor City: Electric Power System: Lewisburg Electric System Manager: Richard Turner Phone: 931.359.2544 Fax: 931.359.6759 Local Distributor County: Electric Power System: Duck River Electric Membership Corp. President Michael Watson Phone: 931.359.2536 Emergency: 931.359.2537 Fax: 931.359.5331 Website: www.dremc.com WATER Water Supplier: Lewisburg Water Department Phone: 931.359.6831 Website: http://lewisburgtn.gov Source: Duck River Capacity: 4,000,000 GPD Current Consumption: 2,500,000 GPD Storage Capacity: 6,100,000 Gallons GAS Local Distributor: Lewisburg Gas Department Phone: 931.359.4016 Website: http://www.lewisburggas.com Source Company: Empire, Atmos, Amerigas Fuel Oil Suppliers: 0 Suppliers of LP Gas: 3 SEWER Sewer Provider: Lewisburg Water Department Phone: 931.359.6831 Website: http://lewisburgtn.gov Type of Treatment: Full Biological Capacity: 3,000,000 GPD Current Usage: 2,000,000 GPD City Sewer Coverage: 90% Storm Sewer Coverage: 15% Solid Waste Disposal Type: Landfill TELECOMMUNICATIONS AT&T and Charter offer All High-Speed Internet and Telecom Services 8. Lewisburg, TN And For the Active Lifestyle Page 8 Lewisburgs Park and Recreation system, per capita, meets or exceeds national standards in almost every category. Richie Jones Partner Fishing, Small Boating & Canoeing Public Tennis Racquetball & Basketball Courts Youth & Adult Sports Fields & Courts 54 Holes at 4 Golf Courses On U.S. Bike Route 23 5 Miles of Greenway Trail Lewisburg Recreation Center & Sports Complex Rock Creek Park New Lake Park Babe Ruth Park Henry Horton State Park Jones Park Little League Park Youth Football Park Recreation Parks Tree Harmond Park Youth Soccer Park Adult Softball Park 9. Lewisburg, TN By Road, Rail, Air and Water Page 9 AIR SERVICE: Nearest General Aviation: Ellington Field (LUG) Distance from City: 5 miles Runway Length: 5,002 feet Fuel: 100LL/Jet A Repair: Major Transportation: Taxi Nearest Commercial Service: Nashville International Airport (BNA) Distance from Lewisburg: 52 miles Served by 9 major air carriers 2 cargo carriers 2 fixed-base operators; Operating 396 average daily flights to 50 non-stop markets (as of July 2013) COMMON CARRIERS: Air Freight Companies: None Motor Freight Companies: 50 Terminal Facilities: 2 Bus Services Inter-City: None Local: None Carrier Service: None RAILROADS SERVED BY: CSX Transportation NAVIGABLE WATERWAYS: River: Cumberland Channel Depth: 9 feet Nearest Port Facility: Nashville Miles: 50 10. This community has totally proven that our decision was the right one. Matt Jung President Lewisburg is in the Middle of Everything. We have all the tools and amenities you need to succeed at home or in the office, the classroom, the board room, the production floor and even the ground floor. Let us prove to you that your decision to come here will be the right one. Lewisburg, TN Lewisburg is Where You Need to Be Page 10 Find Us On:www.lewisburgtn.gov (931) 359-1544 131 East Church St. P.O. Box 1968 Lewisburg, TN 37091 Location/Logistics Workforce Availability Education & Training Existing Industry Support Infrastructure Quality of Life Local Leadership Projected Growth Reasons Tree Climate