Economic & Community Development News

November 3rd, 2015

Thermal Gradient, Inc., which designs and develops devices that perfirm nucleic acid tests, is moving from Rochester, NY to the city of Richmond's Virginia Biotechnology Research Park. Learn more.

July 14th, 2015

StreetCar Cafe, a new coffee shop along Brookland Park Boulevard, held its grand opening celebration on July 13, 2015. Learn more.

July 14th, 2015

The conversion of one of Richmond's most iconic skyscrapers is halfway complete. The Central National Bank building is being redeveloped by Washington D.C.-based developer Douglas Development Corp. into 200 apartments, as well as retail space. Learn more.

June 12th, 2015

The Veil Brewing Co. has signed a lease for 11,000 SF at 1301 Roseneath Road, in Scott's Addition. Learn more.

June 12th, 2015

Six Richmond region firms made the Fortune 500 listing, with two being headquartered in the city - Dominion Resources and MeadWestvaco. Learn more.

June 12th, 2015

A local shipping company is moving to Manchester to be close to potential employees and multiple transportation options. 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.

June 12th, 2015

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

Richmond ranked as one of America's fittest cities. Learn more.

 
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