COLUMBUS—State Senator Bob Peterson (R-Washington Court House) today released the following statement on Candle-Lite Company LLC's expansion project in Leesburg, Highland County. The expansion is expected to create 82 full-time positions, generating $2.8 million in new annual payroll and retaining $25.3 million in existing payroll.
"Candle-Lite Company is a bright light in our community, and their decision to continue their investment in Leesburg is a testament to the quality of the hardworking men and women there. This expansion will generate more jobs and prosperity, and I look forward to watching them continue to grow and have a major economic impact for people in the district."--State Senator Bob Peterson