LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (KTHV) -- More economic growth in the capital city as a new FedEx Ground facility opens.
This new 300,000 square feet facility is part of the FedEx Ground network plan. In the last decade, FedEx Ground's volume has doubled.
This new facility will create over 100 new jobs, and its processing rate is estimated to be over 15,000 packages per hour.
Mayor Mark Stodola said that on Monday night alone the southwest Little Rock facility shipped out 42,000 packages.