ONA – A distribution center is being built in Ona by ECEK-OWV LLC, according to Chad Nelson, grants and permits administrator for the Cabell County Commission.
Nelson says his office has had no discussions with anyone about who would occupy the center once it is finished.
“Subcontractors told me they were bidding for work at the ‘new Pepsi distribution center in Ona’ when they called to inquire about the costs of the subcontract permits, so I think it is. an open secret, “Nelson said in a response to The Herald-Dispatch’s permit and work plan application for the property at 3205 US 60 East in Ona.
The permit application identifies ECEK-OWV LLC of Traverse City, Michigan, as the owner of the property. The company built a new Pepsi Beverages Co. distribution facility in Blair Township, Mich., In 2017.
Currently, site development is taking place on several acres near Wildwood Road, across from the Dollar General Store. Work plans submitted to the county show that the floor in the center is just over 100,000 square feet.
An official at ECEK-OWV LLC declined to comment on the prospective tenant or the development.
Messages to Pepsi Beverages Co. were not immediately returned.