Last year ACED partnered with the Almaguin Highlands Chamber of Commerce to develop a welcome cart program Almaguin Community Economic Development (ACED) engaged with 51 businesses in the Almaguin Highlands in 2021, helping them along the way to secure $1.79 million for its operations. ACED’s annual report showed that $695,553Read More →

Photo courtesy of W.Va. Legislative Photography – West Virginia Senate Speaker Craig Blair, R-Berkeley, speaks during the first day of the 2022 legislative session Wednesday in Charleston. Click here to read Governor Jim Justice’s full written message to the Legislative Assembly. CHARLESTON — Members of the West Virginia legislature gatheredRead More →

The ongoing coronavirus pandemic has had a negative economic impact, but development in the T&D region continued in 2021. Premium peanut Headlining the year in economic development, Georgia-based Premium Peanut announced in September that it would establish operations in Orangeburg County. The producer-owned peanut shelling company said it would investRead More →

The annual report says 15 companies are in negotiations to relocate to The Woodlands. (Andrew Christman / Community Impact Journal) The Woodlands Township Board of Directors accepted an annual report from the Woodlands Area Economic Development Partnership, which highlighted 15 proposed companies that could create up to 1,800 new jobsRead More →

Economic strength and wealth come from the land, First Nations leaders told the Great Economic Circle of Indigenous Peoples and Quebec last week. “I must reiterate our determination to ensure that our ancestral rights and territories and our self-government are respected,” said the Chief of the Assembly of First NationsRead More →

(The Center Square) – Global computer consulting firm Capgemini will invest $ 20.1 million in Tennessee to build a new delivery center in Nashville, state and company officials said. The investment is expected to create 500 jobs, with the potential for growth leading to another 500 jobs. “The creation ofRead More →

Kentucky officials announced Monday that 10 economic development projects in the eastern part of the state have received funding from a federal program created to reclaim abandoned mines. Almost $ 9.2 million has been allocated to the projects, according to a press release from Governor Andy Beshear and U.S. RepresentativeRead More →