With conveyor belts whirring in the background, officials at FedEx Ground introduced its new transfer hub to local leaders Wednesday on Billings’ West End.
While waiting to hear about a job interview she felt went “really well,” Tina Sticka surfs the Internet for other jobs. Since being laid off from her "dream job" last spring, she's applied for about 50 jobs.
After sitting vacant for six years, the former Carmike 7 movie theater at the corner of Overland Avenue and Creekside Road has been gutted and by late summer will be remodeled into office space.
FedEx Ground’s new distribution hub for Montana is under construction at the corner of Gable and Hesper roads. FedEx officials expect to open in the middle of September 2014.
FedEx Ground officials, politicians and other dignitaries shovel sand as the company officially breaks ground on a new 146,000-square-foot facility at the intersection of Hesper and Gabel roads.
Within sight of the Scheels superstore being built a mile away, FedEx Ground officials kicked off construction Thursday on a five-acre building at the corner of Gable and Hesper roads.
The Billings City Council quickly and unanimously approved a resolution Monday night that orders miscellaneous curb, gutter, sidewalk and storm drain improvements around the city.
A light agenda awaits the Billings City Council on Monday night. It will meet at 6:30 p.m. on the second floor of City Hall, 220 N. 27th St.
Having won over their neighbors in a West End business park, FedEx Ground won over the Billings City Council on Monday night.
The fate of a FedEx Ground transportation hub could be decided by the Billings City Council Monday night.
Representatives of FedEx Ground are still negotiating with neighbors of a proposed transportation hub on the West End, hoping to win over opponents before the Billings City Council meets Monday.
Two hundred jobs paying an average of $37,000 to $46,000 and the potential for doubling that workforce.
Ordinarily, you'd think the city would roll out the red carpet for a national company hoping to come to Billings and create up to 400 relatively high-wage jobs.
Annexation and zone change requests for property northwest of Gabel and Hesper roads will be considered by the Billings City Council on Monday. The property in question is to the left in this photo. The Transtech Center is to the right.
A fence line marks the corner of a 97-acre parcel of land at Gabel and Hesper roads that is the site of a planned transportation hub for FedEx Ground.
In addition to a pair of votes related to the possible construction of a FedEx Ground transportation hub on the West End, the City Council will deal with a long agenda Monday night.
HELENA — FedEx Corp. has agreed to pay $2.3 million to settle a dispute with Montana over the classification of its FedEx Ground delivery drivers as independent contractors and not employees, the state attorney general said Wednesday.