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New Columbia business creates positive economic impact

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A national company expanding their Mississippi headquarters in Columbia is expected to create over $4.5 Million in economic impact per year.

Looks Great Services out of New York is building their Mississippi headquarters in Columbia, according to the Marion County Development Partnership that released the information Wednesday. Looks Great Services provides disaster clean-up and vegetative management services i.e. power line and pipeline right-of-way clearance.

The company is moving into a portion of the old Orleans Furniture property in Columbia. According to development partnership information, Looks Great will spend around $200,000 for the renovations on the property and hire an additional 20 employees to their 50 person workforce.

The addition of Looks Great Services to the Columbia-Marion County Economy should generate an additional $4.5 Million to the community annually.