The expansion of a construction business means new jobs for Pitt County.
Greenville business Garris Grading and Paving held a groundbreaking ceremony for its new asphalt plant in Fountain Friday. With this expansion the company will not have to buy asphalt and they will be able to hire around 15-20 new employees. They hope to eventually hire as many as 50-100 employees.
The company has been in business for more than 4 years.