Press Release: Adams County Debuts First “Quality of Life” Assessment Tools in the Nation

Graphic from Adams Economic Alliance's new quality of life tool on Adams Intel Adams County Debuts First U.S. "Quality of Life" Assessment Tools by Localintel USDA grant funds technology improvements at Adams Economic Alliance GETTYSBURG, PA (November 15, 2021) –Adams Economic Alliance officials announce a [...]

By |2021-11-15T14:46:05-05:00November 15th, 2021|Press Release|

There’s a Wrench in the Talent Pipeline

This column was originally published in the Gettysburg Times, November 11, 2021. When we say something is in the pipeline, it’s a way of saying something is in development or in process. Lately, it’s become the newest buzz phrase to be applied to our workforce, [...]

A Holistic View of the Community: The Changing Landscape of Economic Development

“Holistic” is a word we often use in terms of health, as in mind and body working together, or mental and physical health being connected. In general, thinking holistically means that we think about interconnections and inter-workings—not just one specific focus area. I think it’s [...]

By |2021-10-14T06:59:58-05:00October 14th, 2021|Adams County, Economic Development|

A Sparkling Gem of History in the Making

When I say “historical society,” what comes to mind? I admit that the word “dust” was part of my mental picture. My presumptions did not include “cutting-edge” or “stunning.” But those are, in fact, two words that I will forever use to describe the ambitious [...]

By |2021-09-08T20:06:21-05:00September 8th, 2021|Adams County, Partnership|

Do You Believe in Second Chances?

Think about the worst thing you’ve ever done. Really. Pause there for a moment—and then you’ll see where I’m going with this. The quote, “Each of us is more than the worst thing we’ve ever done” by Bryan Stevenson is a quote that our partners [...]

By |2021-08-12T08:19:34-05:00August 12th, 2021|Adams County, Partnership, Workforce Development|

Press Release: Alliance Opens Search for Legal Counsel, Welcomes RFPs

GETTYSBURG, PA (July 14, 2021) – The Adams County Economic Development Corporation (ACEDC) and the Adams County Industrial Development Authority (ACIDA), both under the umbrella of the Adams Economic Alliance, are seeking new legal counsel and inviting interested attorneys to submit a Request for Proposal [...]

By |2021-07-14T11:14:07-05:00July 14th, 2021|Adams County, Press Release|

Reminder: The Alliance Has Your Back

I’m hearing a lot of phrases these days that include the word “back.” As in, we’re getting back to normal, we’re back in business, tourists are coming back, customers are coming back and so on. Adams Economic Alliance is here to support all the comebacks! [...]

Propel Your Business with Intel

Time for a little Adams County trivia: Can you name the five closest airports to Adams County? How many homeowners are there in Adams County? Think about Adams County demographics: Which age group is largest? And this one might be tough: Think about the talent [...]

Exciting Manufacturing News on the Horizon

Tom Palisin, executive director, the Manufacturers' Association, in the new Center of Excellence's shop This column was published in the Gettysburg Times, May 13, 2021 Need some positive news? One of the brightest spots on the region’s economic horizon is thanks to our partner the [...]

By |2021-05-13T07:04:36-05:00May 13th, 2021|Partnership, Workforce Development|

Press Release: Alliance, Bermudian Springs School District Announce Collaboration to Rehabilitate Former Middle School

Above, the former Bermudian Springs Middle School, 7335 Carlisle Pike, York Springs Childcare and Community Health Services Proposed for the $3.4 Million Adaptive Reuse Project GETTYSBURG, PA (May 6, 2021) – The Adams County Industrial Development Authority (ACIDA) is partnering with the Bermudian Springs School [...]

By |2021-05-06T21:35:38-05:00May 6th, 2021|Adams County, Partnership, Press Release|

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