I received this text overnight from an anonymous source* who has not responded to my request for identification:
"Heard Philly city government passed on New Belgium. DUMPED IT to PiDc. Do your investigative stuff."
“PiDc” is the Philadelphia Industrial Development Corporation. I’m not quite clear on the context of “dumped it;” isn’t an industrial development group a logical place to consider a major new project?
While this may not be newsworthy, but rises to the notable due to local interest in having New Belgium build its East Coast facility in Asheville.
Thanks to N.C. beer-sleuth Win Bassett for the heads-up on this story.Read the full article