DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE
Foreign-Trade Zones Board
[Docket No. 38-87]
52 FR 45980
December 3, 1987
Foreign-Trade Zone 100, Dayton, OH; Application for Expansion
TEXT: An application has been submitted to the Foreign-Trade Zones Board
(the Board) by the Greater Dayton Foreign-Trade Zone, Inc. (GDFTZ), grantee
of Foreign-Trade Zone 100, requesting authority to expand the zone to
include a 39-acre site in Dayton, within the Dayton Customs port of entry.
The application was submitted pursuant to the provisions of the Foreign-
Trade Zones Act, as amended (19 U.S.C. 81a-81u), and the regulations of the
Board (15 CFR Part 400). It was formally filed on November 25, 1987.
The existing zone (452 acres), approved in May 1984, is located at the
Dayton International Airport, 10 miles north of downtown Dayton in Vandalia,
The expansion would involve the addition of a 39-acre site, located 1.5
miles southwest of downtown Dayton. The site is situated within the City's
Western Area Enterprise Zone, designated under Ohio law. It is being
developed for industrial/commercial uses and includes the old Dayton Press
Building located in the 2300 block of McCall Avenue. The owner/developer is
MetroWest Partners, an Ohio general partnership and affiliate of the Brunner
Companies. No requests for manufacturing approvals were sought in the
In accordance with the Board's regulations, an examiners committee has
been appointed to investigate the application and report to the Board. The
committee consists of: Joseph Lowry (Chariman), Foreign-Trade Zones Staff,
U.S. Department of Commerce, Washington, DC 20230; John F. Nelson, District
Director, U.S. Customs Service, North Central Region, 6th Floor, Plaza Nine
Building, 55 Erieview Plaza, Cleveland, Ohio 44114; and Colonel Robert L.
Oliver, District Engineer, U.S. Army Engineer District Louisville, P.O. Box
59, Louisville, Kentucky 40201-0059.
Comments concerning the proposed expansion are invited in writing from
interested parties. They should be addressed to the Board's Executive
Secretary at the address below and postmarked on or before January 22, 1988.
A copy of the application is available for pubic inspection at each of
the following locations:
Office of the Port Director,
U.S. Customs Service,
Dayton International Airport,
International Arrivals Area,
Vandalia, Ohio 45377
Office of the Executive Secretary,
Foreign-Trade Zones Board,
U.S. Department of Commerce,
14th and Pennsylvania Avenue NW., Room 1529,
Washington, DC 20230
Dated: November 25, 1987.
John J. Da Ponte, Jr.,
[FR Doc. 87-27710 Filed 12-2-87; 8:45 am]
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