Economic & Community Development News

June 12th, 2015

Richmond's Community High School is ranked the 8th best high school in Virginia by U.S. News & World Report. Learn more.

June 12th, 2015

Virginia personal injury law firm Burnett & Williams has opened an office in the heart of Richmond's Arts & Cultural District. Learn more.

June 12th, 2015

As the only urban area with Class IV rapids right in town, Outside Magazine names Richmond as the best city for whitewater paddleboarding. Learn more.

June 12th, 2015

Cooking Light Magazine names the South of the James Farmers Market in the city's Forest Hill Park, as the best market in Virginia. Learn more.

June 12th, 2015

The third phase of an $86 million project to rehabilitate historic Main Street Station and it's train shed is underway. Future plans call for an indoor market, tourism center, and event space. Learn more.

June 12th, 2015

Ampli BioPhiSciences Corp. has moved its office from the Innsbrook Corporate Center to the downtown research park. Learn more.

June 12th, 2015

The website Thrillist ranked Richmond as one of America's 8 most overlooked small cities. Learn more.

June 12th, 2015

American Express Travel names Richmond the top most popular city to visit this summer. Learn more.

June 12th, 2015

TowneBank plans to locate its Richmond headquarters in the 18-story Gateway Plaxa building, currently underway in the city's downtown business district. Learn more.

June 12th, 2015

A new five-story, $24 million project to bring 160 new apartment units to Shockoe Bottom is underway. Learn more.

 
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Economic & Community Development

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