Glendale -- Future Home of the BlueOvalSK Battery Park

Elizabethtown, Kentucky 42740

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Future Home of the BlueOvalSK Battery Park courtesy of Ford and SK Innovation
FORD, SK INNOVATION ADD 5,000 JOBS IN KENTUCKY; DEEPEN TIES TO LOCAL COMMUNITIES WITH NEW BATTERY MANUFACTURING CAMPUS

  • Ford and SK Innovation to add close to 5,000 new jobs and invest $5.8 billion to build BlueOvalSK Battery Park, a 1,500-acre battery manufacturing campus in Glendale, Kentucky; battery production is expected to begin in 2025
  • BlueOvalSK Battery Park will encompass twin battery plants to supply Ford’s North American assembly plants with locally assembled batteries for powering next generation electric Ford and Lincoln vehicles 
  • Ford will continue its 108-year history in Kentucky of partnering with the community to build this future together; Ford will create new training opportunities across the nation as part of its overall investment of $525 million in technician training
  • Over the past 10 years, Ford has donated $6.4 million through Ford Fund, the company’s philanthropic arm, to causes that support communities across the commonwealth, including veterans organizations, the Louisville Zoo, Home of the Innocents and many other organizations that improve the quality of life in Kentucky

The Glendale Megasite Has Been Sold!!!

"The site [near] Elizabethtown, we believe, is the most qualified megasite in the Southern Auto Corridor."  -The Randle Report

Over 1,500 acres of shovel-ready land sits directly adjacent to Interchange 86 of Interstate 65, the Auto Alley of the United States. Just a 45 minute drive north is the one of the world’s premier distribution and logistics centers of Louisville, Kentucky - known for it's 145 year old tradition of the original display of horsepower and the greatest 2 minutes in sports, the Kentucky Derby.  

The Glendale Megasite boasts direct rail access to a CSX mainline and is a certified CSX Select Site that is based on an exacting set of criteria including it's acreage, access to rail service, proximity to a high capacity interstate highway, workforce availability and all the utility infrastructure and capacity required for industrial development and expansion.  

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Property Details

Street Address: 1635 Jaggers Rd, Glendale, KY 42740


City: Elizabethtown


County: Hardin County


Zip Code: 42740


Latitude/Longitude: 37.5873, -85.8902


Type of space: Vacant Land


Min Size: 1,551 acres


Max Size: 1,551 acres


Last Updated: 10/5/2021

General Information

PropertyID:

093-005


Total Acres:

1551


Largest Possible Tract:

1,551


Protective Covenants:

Yes


School District:

Hardin County Schools

Site Details

Zoning:

I-1; Restrictive covenants require the property be used for major manufacturing, processing and assembling facilities.


Location:

In Hardin County, south of Elizabethtown, KY. 50 miles (45 minute drive) south of Louisville, KY.


Ownership:

Hardin County

Availability

For Sale:

No


Sale Terms:

SOLD! - NFS

Utilities

Electricity on Site:

Nolin RECC (Majority of site); Kentucky Utilities


Natural Gas:

Louisville Gas & Electric (a PPL company); Elizabethtown Water & Gas Department


Gas Line:

16-inch line 2,500 feet southeast of site; 8-inch line 15,840 feet north of site


Sewer:

Hardin County Water District #2- Sewer Collection


Sewer Line:

18-inch force main line along south and western boundaries of site; Three 8-inch gravity lines serve the site


Water:

Hardin County Water District No. 2


Water Line:

4-inch, 8-inch and 16-inch lines serve the site; 24-inch line 4,400 feet north of the site


Broadband:

Cable: Comcast Cable; DSL: Windstream Corp; Wireless: KVNet Inc

Incentives

Shovel Ready:


Megasite:

Yes

Transportation

Nearest Airport:

Louisville International-Standiford Field


Distance to Airport (miles):

47


Airport Access Description:

Louisville International-Standiford Field in Louisville, KY is 47 miles (75 km) north of site


Nearest Interstate:

I-65


Highway Access Description:

Interstate 65 is directly adjacent to the eastern boundary of the site. Access to I-65 is 0.5 miles east via KY 222; Western Kentucky Parkway 5.5 miles northwest; Blue Grass Parkway interchange 7.5 miles north. Interstate 265 is 40 miles north, Interstate 64 is 51.6 miles north of the site.


Distance to Interstate (miles):

0.5


Rail Available:

Yes


Rail Company:

CSX Corporation is adjacent to the western site boundary


Nearest Riverport:

Louisville-Jefferson County Riverport


Distance to Riverport (miles):

55


Distance to the freight rail:

0.1

State Contact

Company: Kentucky Cabinet for Economic Development


Contact Name: Amy Bowman


Address: 300 West Broadway, Frankfort, KY 40601


City: Frankfort


State: Kentucky


Phone: 502-564-7670


ED Contact

Company: Elizabethtown/Hardin County Industrial Foundation Inc


Contact Name: Rick Games


Address: 233 Ring Road, Suite 150, Elizabethtown, KY 42701


City: Elizabethtown


State: Kentucky


Phone: 270-737-0300


Fax: 270-765-3986


Website: www.eifky.org

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