Guilford delays public hearings on two projects promising 120 jobs as county awaits state action

State action needed on two projects with a combined investment of $56 million before Guilford County proceeds with its own incentives......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 15th, 2024

Triad high school named N.C."s best by U.S. News

The Early College at Guilford in Greensboro is the top high school in North Carolina, one of four Guilford County schools ranked among the state's top five, according to  U.S. News & World Report's annual ranking of the nation's best public high schoo.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 27th, 2020

County board approves environmental variance for Publix project

It's up to the state Environmental Management Commission to decide whether a project set to bring 1,000 jobs to the Triad can move forward. On Tuesday, Guilford County commissioners unanimously approved an environmental variance for the $400 million P.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 1st, 2019

Ipreo to add another 250 jobs in Wake County

New York financial services and analytics firm Ipreo is doubling down on its commitment to Wake County, promising another 250 jobs and $2.1 million in investments. In exchange, the company will receive more than $2 million through state incentives......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 24th, 2018

Mayor Harris jabs at tax incentives and pushes workforce development

Shelby County Mayor Lee Harris expressed doubt about the effectiveness of tax incentives and disputed the notion that the public sector actually creates jobs during his State of the County address Friday. Instead of incentives, he offered workforce.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 16th, 2019

Chatham megasite has two companies. What about the other 1,350 acres?

A megasite in western Chatham County has already won two large projects expected to create hundreds of jobs. But there is room for plenty more......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 9th, 2024

A skeptical Springfield awaits after Chicago Bears pitch stadium plan backed by mayor

Gov. J.B. Pritzker and state legislative leaders slow to embrace public funding for new Bears stadium and lakefront improvement plan. The Chicago B.....»»

Category: topSource: chicagotribuneApr 25th, 2024

Tom Cruise"s Telluride estate sells for asking price of $39.5M (Photos)

Action star Tom Cruise has sold his 320-acre Telluride estate for the full asking price of $39.5 million after less than two months on the market. San Miguel County public records updated Monday show the sale of 115 Francisco Way to Magnum Ranch LL.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 18th, 2021

Dayton-Montgomery County Port Authority announces $5M increase in bond fund reserves

The increase in bond fund reserves, along with other investments, supports the port authority's ability to drive regional economic development through new projects and jobs......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 12th, 2021

Lujan Grisham signs bill expanding incentive program meant to entice companies to expand in New Mexico

Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham signed Senate Bill 1 into law on Wednesday, allowing for some state and local tax revenue to be used as public support for economic development projects as part of the Local Economic Development Act. The incentives all.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 7th, 2021

Ige releases $165M for capital improvement projects

More than $165 million for capital improvement projects across Hawaii has been released to fund public infrastructure projects, state officials announced on Tuesday. “The release of these state CIP funds is essential for the long-term heal.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 30th, 2021

Saratoga Economic Development Corp. sues New York state

Saratoga Economic Development Corp. fears a designation as a local or public authority would make it difficult for companies to confidentially search for real estate, incentives and utilities before deciding whether to invest in Saratoga County......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 19th, 2021

AdventHealth nears completion on Kissimmee patient tower expansion, plans new projects

Health-related construction projects add diversified jobs into the county, including higher wage jobs in the medical sector......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 17th, 2021

N.C. to add 10 mass vaccination sites, including in Guilford and Forsyth counties

Dr. Mandy Cohen, North Carolina's Secretary for Health and Human Services, told lawmakers on Tuesday that the state will open 10 mass Covid-19 vaccination sites, including one in Guilford County and one in Forsyth County. Cohen told a legislative .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 12th, 2021

As Covid-19 vaccinations move into Phase 1b, here"s how Triad health systems are responding

Guilford County Division of Public Health is currently administering the Covid-19 vaccine to those in Phase 1a. However, the county will transition into Phase 1b vaccinations on Monday......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 8th, 2021

Leaders stress urgent need for plan to reopen Hawaii"s economy

A unified plan for the state and county governments, as well as the public-private partnership under the House Select Committee on Covid Economic Impact & Preparedness, was to have been released by the end of last week......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 12th, 2020

US State Regulators Order ‘Fraudulent’ Crypto Mining Scheme to Shut Down

The Texas State Securities Board and Alabama Securities Commission filed an emergency action against Ultra Mining, alleging it offered unregistered securities by promising to double investments in a cloud mining scheme......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskApr 8th, 2020

California Regulators: Full Steam Ahead On Trucking Pollution Programs

California air quality regulators continue to enforce trucking-related pollution programs during the coronavirus outbreak, but have postponed public hearings on new rulemaking as industry organizations request delays in light of the pandemic. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaApr 7th, 2020

Milwaukee County Zoo continues hippo exhibit construction during temporary closure

While the COVID-19 pandemic has forced the temporary closure of many public institutions including the Milwaukee County Zoo, social distancing and other health mandates have allowed construction projects to continue as planned. The Milwaukee County.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 29th, 2020

Plastics Recycling Looks Promising to Enterprise Blockchain Startups

New recycling technologies and mandates have blockchains playing a role: measuring action and demonstrating it to the public......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskMar 27th, 2020

Two drive-thru coronavirus testing sites open in hard-hit Broward County

Two drive-thru coronavirus testing sites opened Thursday in Broward County, which has the most cases the state with 89. Broward Health opened a mobile testing unit in Pompano Beach to handle 300 patient per day. The public health system asks that pa.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 19th, 2020