RUSHVILLE: Build It and They Will Come Rushville, Indiana (Pop. 6,341) After attending a music festival in a neighboring community, then city councilman (now Rushville mayor) Mike Pavey asked, “Why can’t we do that in Rushville?” In less than six months, Pavey and other Rushville residents mobilized Rushville city government, businesses and residents to build [Read More…]
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North Industrial Park featured in Building Indiana Magazine
A great article in the Building Indiana magazine! To view the entire magazine, go to http://www.buildingindiana.com. Look for “current issue” and go to page 64. Talks about the infrastructure installations being done throughout the site, getting it “backhoe-ready” for interested businesses.
Progress being made at the North Industrial Park!
Watch this site often or check us out on Facebook (Rush County ECDC) to monitor construction progress at the North Industrial Park. Water, sewer, roads, redundant fiber soon. This is a project of the city of Rushville / Rushville Redevelopment Commission. General contractor for the project is King’s Trucking and Excavation; Butler, Fairman & Seufert [Read More…]
INTAT to expand operations; create 40 new jobs by 2016
INTAT Precision, Inc., a leader in automotive component manufacturing, has announced its intentions to expand its operations in Rushville, Indiana, creating up to 40 new jobs by 2016. At a meeting hosted by the Rush County Economic & Community Development Corporation, leadership from INTAT announced their plans to develop a new manufacturing process at their [Read More…]
ECDC Announces Participation in The ACT Certified Work Ready Communities Initiative
Goals have been set to reach “Certified” status Cathy Wenning, Chair of the Rush County Economic and Community Development Corporation and Government and Community Relations Manager for DUKE Energy opened the program “No Foolin’ We’re Going for the Gold” at the April 1st Rotary meeting. This informational program described Rush County’s acceptance to and subsequent [Read More…]
City of Rushville Breaks Ground on 80-Acre Industrial Park
Economic development officials from Rushville joined Mayor Mike Pavey and Donald Kathan, Area Director for the U.S. Department of Commerce, Economic Development Administration to break ground on a new $3 million industrial park on the Northside of the City. The new development is planned for a late-2014 completion. “This is an exciting step in this [Read More…]
Join us for the Groundbreaking Ceremony of this Shovel-ready 80 acre site!
The Groundbreaking Ceremony will be held Monday, March 24th at 11:00 a.m. 2201 North State Road 3, Rushville. Speakers will include Mayor Mike Pavey, Deputy Assistant Secretary of the Economic Development Administration Thomas Guevara, Rushville Redevelopment Commission President John McCane and Rush County ECDC Chair Cathy Wenning.
Rocket To Success! Launch Your Own Business seminar coming to Rush County
Barada Law Offices, LLC is sponsoring this workshop presented by the partnership of East Central Small Business Development Center, Rush County ECDC and Rush County Chamber of Commerce. Come learn the ins and outs of business management and hear about the myriad local financing options. The best way to create jobs is to grow our [Read More…]
Manufacturing Matters Graduates First Class. Accepting Applications for Next Class.
READY FOR MANUFACTURING RICHMOND — The new fast track training program for good jobs, Manufacturing Matters, graduated its first class Friday. The program led by Ivy Tech Community College Richmond’s Corporate College in collaboration with WorkOne is accepting applications for the next class that starts Feb. 24. Twelve area residents celebrated the completion of the [Read More…]
ECDC, Chamber of Commerce and East Central Small Business Development Center to host Social Media Roundtable
Even if you could not join us for the first “training” class, join in on this Roundtable discussion group all about the uses of Social Media in your business. No charge to get a chance to talk to Chris Wilkey of Hosskey who promotes “digital success for small businesses”. Call either Sandy Fussner at Chamber [Read More…]