Grand Opening at St. Croix Tissue

“…this celebration is a tribute to the men and women who work here.” -  Senator Susan Collins.



The grand opening of St. Croix Tissue Inc. took place on Wednesday, August 31st. Vice President of IGIC, Marco L'Italien,  gave opening remarks and introductions to mill leaders, workers, community leaders and Maine contractors. Senator Susan Collins spoke to the crowd saying “St. Croix Tissue’s investments demonstrate its commitment to the residents of Washington County by creating jobs and helping to spur economic development." Senator Angus King, and Congressman Bruce Poliquin also had remarks supporting the opening of the newly expanded mill which brings 80 new jobs to the area.  (Photo by Amy Jeanroy)