Rome-Floyd Planning Commission meets Thursday

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.

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