LNP – Restaurant open, distillery operating at Zoetropolis Cinema Stillhouse in downtown Lancaster

Article featured on Lancaster Online. EDC Finance borrower, Zoetropolis Cinema Stillhouse, has recently opened their restaurant and begun distillery operations at 112 N. Water Street. EDC Finance is administering a PIDA loan for this project.

By | May 13th, 2019|Latest-News|

Governor Wolf Announces Headquarters Expansion, Job Creation of National Hardwood Flooring Manufacturer AHF Products

AHF Products announced yesterday that they will expand their presence in PA. EDC helped provide coordination, in conjunction with the Governor's Action Team, for this expansion. “We are thrilled that AHF is staying and expanding its operations here in Lancaster,” said Lisa Riggs, president of Economic Development Company of Lancaster. “AHF is building on a [...]

By | May 8th, 2019|Latest-News|

EDC hosted A Break to Educate: Economic Development Lending

Over 60 attendees representing the Lancaster business community gathered at 115 East King Street to hear EDC staff speak about the tools used for economic development lending. The main focus of the presentation was to provide insight on the loans provided by EDC’s sister company, EDC Finance, who administers State and Federal loans. To view [...]

By | May 2nd, 2019|Latest-News|

LNP – Making sense of ‘consumer confidence’ as a measure of the economy

Article featured on Lancaster Online. Director, Center for Regional Analysis, Naomi Young, recently published a special column for LNP on “Making sense of ‘consumer confidence’ as a measure of the economy”. In this column, she shares insight on how business leaders can make guided business decisions using the University of Michigan’s Index of Consumer Sentiment.

By | April 29th, 2019|Latest-News|

April 2019 Newsletter

By | April 17th, 2019|EDC Newsletters, Latest-News|

UGI Opens New Headquarters Building with Ribbon Cutting

On Tuesday, April 9, 2019 UGI Utilities, Inc. opened their new headquarters building in Denver, PA with a ribbon cutting ceremony.  EDC’s President, Lisa Riggs, spoke at the event and helped cut the ribbon.  We are pleased to be able to celebrate this great achievement for UGI and Lancaster County!  To read the LNP coverage [...]

By | April 9th, 2019|Latest-News|

March 2019 Newsletter

By | April 1st, 2019|EDC Newsletters, Latest-News|

FOX – Gov. Wolf tours blighted properties in central PA, pushes for ‘Restore Pennsylvania’ plan

EDC’s President, Lisa Riggs, is featured in the Fox 43 news segment by Jack Eble about Governor Wolf’s tour of Columbia on Wednesday, March 20th. Click here to watch the view interview.

By | March 21st, 2019|Latest-News|

LNP – Gov. Tom Wolf calls infrastructure plan a ‘great opportunity’ for Columbia during visit

Article featured on Lancaster Online. It was great to have Governor Wolf visiting Columbia Borough on Wednesday, March 20th where he also shared his plans to Restore Pennsylvania. Click here to read the LNP press coverage regarding his visit.

By | March 20th, 2019|Latest-News|

Boroughs of Lancaster County Filled with Charm

Article featured on Lancaster Online. Ezra Rothman, Manager, Economic Development Strategies wrote in this weekend’s business column about the benefits, current and untapped, that Lancaster County derives from our 18 boroughs.

By | March 11th, 2019|Latest-News|