TIF Projects May Be Sign Of Economic Progress
As local officials dedicate more time to initiatives intended to spark commercial development, there seems to be a growing sense that the community is on the brink of a period of economic resurgence that hasn't been seen in a number of years.
Wilmington Chamber of Commerce Appoints a New Leader Focussed on Infrastructure
The Wilmington Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors has named Natalie English as its next president and CEO.
Planned Mountaire Farms Feed Mill to Bring 65 Well-Paying Jobs to Scotland County
Mountaire Farms plans to build a new feed mill operation that calls for bringing 65 new jobs to Scotland County. The integrated poultry processing company plans to invest nearly $44 million at a site near Laurinburg over the next three years.
NC Offers Tax Credits to Attract SEAL Team Six from VA
North Carolina used tax credits to draw the filming of SEAL Team Six from VA.
Wind Lease Sale to Offer 122,000 Acres Offshore NC
The Bureau of Ocean Energy Management will offer 122,405 acres offshore Kitty Hawk, N.C. for wind energy development in a lease sale on March 16.
NMTC Coalition Urges Supporters to Sign Letter
The NMTC Coalition is sending a letter to Congress urging leadership to protect the New Market Tax Credit. Please consider signing their letter if you support this important development tool.
NC Green Energy Industry Employs 34,000, Census Reports
North Carolina renewable energy and energy efficiency businesses have created the equivalent of 34,000 full-time jobs and generate $6.4 billion a year in revenue, an industry group says.
NC Legislators Appeal to Trump to Kill Nearly Completed $400M Wind Farm
Top North Carolina Republican lawmakers want the incoming Trump administration to shut down a $400 million wind farm, claiming turbines nearly 500 feet high could interfere with military radar.
North Carolina Brownfields Celebrates 400th Agreement with a Prospective Developer
A state environmental program that has created thousands of jobs and pumped $14 billion dollars into North Carolina's economy will celebrate a milestone in Raleigh.