Join ACEDC for a Harvest Moon Celebration

This article was originally published in The Gettysburg Times, September 8, 2016 By Kaycee Kemper Adams County’s economy is rooted in its agricultural heritage. Today, agriculture, along with tourism and manufacturing, comprise the top three sectors of industry in Adams County. Additionally, agribusiness is one [...]

By |2018-02-19T16:18:24-05:00September 9th, 2016|Adams County, Uncategorized|

Collaborative Cold Storage Facility Expands to Support Adams County Fruitgrowing Industry

Two family-owned and operated Adams County fruit growing companies, Bear Mountain Orchards and Bream Orchards, have expanded their cooperative cold storage facility via financing secured through the nonprofit Adams County Economic Development Corporation (ACEDC). Bream and Bear Operating Company was founded in 2008; both parent [...]

By |2018-02-19T16:22:48-05:00July 27th, 2016|Adams County, Uncategorized|

Meet Atapco Properties, Developers Behind the Lincoln Commons Project

  By Corrie Wade, Atapco Properties Atapco Properties, a wholly owned subsidiary of American Trading and Production Corporation, is a full-service real estate development company active in Maryland, Delaware, Indiana, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, and Virginia. Our corporate mission is to develop state-of-the-art industrial, retail, [...]

By |2018-02-19T16:24:14-05:00July 15th, 2016|Adams County, Uncategorized|

General Authority: A New Economic Development “Vehicle” for Adams County

Aerial photo, Adams Commerce Park This article was originally published in the Gettysburg Times, June 9, 2016. By Robin Fitzpatrick There are now three avenues through which economic development—and bank qualified lending—can take place in Adams County. I like the word “avenue” because it describes [...]

By |2018-02-19T16:28:11-05:00June 9th, 2016|Adams County, Uncategorized|

Commerce Center Welcomes Steve Rice

Welcome and congratulations to Steve Rice, proud new owner of Lot 17 at the Adams Commerce Center. The Adams County Industrial Development Authority (ACIDA) sold this land to Attorney Rice on May 2. Today, under a beautiful blue sky, we finally had the chance to snap [...]

By |2018-02-12T08:54:00-05:00May 20th, 2016|Adams County, Uncategorized|

Learning About LERTA and ED Tools

This column was originally published in the Gettysburg Times, May 12, 2016 By Kaycee Kemper Our summer calendars are starting to fill up with exciting plans—many of which involve us “hitting the road” and doing some traveling. Here at ACEDC, we are “hitting the road” [...]

By |2018-02-19T16:30:29-05:00May 18th, 2016|Adams County, Uncategorized|

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You are invited to partner with AEA as an investor. Partner with your local Certified Economic Development Organization to support business retention, expansion and attraction efforts in Adams County. AEA provides support to local businesses through a knowledge base of service providers, financing programs, economic development tools and connections.

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