China-Based Auto Component Manufacturer Chooses Greenfield for First U.S. Production Facility

April 13, 2017 | Hancock EDC

GREENFIELD, Ind. – BeijingWest Industries, Co. Ltd. (BWI), a premier chassis supplier that designs and manufactures brake and suspension systems for the global automotive market, announced plans to locate its first U.S. production facility in Indiana, …

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$7M, 7-bridge construction project

April 10, 2017 | Hancock EDC

$7M, 7-bridge construction project on I-70 starts April 17, 2017 Milestone Contractors plans to set construction signs along I-70 on April 17, 2017 for a $7.2 million project to replace or maintain and preserve seven bridges in Hancock and Henry counti …

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First Quarter 2017 Update from HEDC

April 10, 2017 | Hancock EDC

It was a busy first quarter for HEDC and a productive one for Hancock County. “The year has started off with a large number of “requests for information,” according to HEDC director Nolan “Skip” Kuker. “We are working 13 very active projects, one of wh …

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HEDC “On the Road”

March 27, 2017 | Hancock EDC

HEDC “On the Road” at Greenfield-Central Educational Services Center HEDC held its March meeting ‘on the road’ at the Greenfield-Central Educational Services Center. Dr. Harold Olin welcomed our board to this new facility for Greenfield-Central School …

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HEDC Valentine Appreciation

February 14, 2017 | hcedc_admin

HEDC appreciates how much you do for this organization The Hancock Economic Development Council loves their investors and all who support its endeavors. On this Valentine Day 2017 we appreciate you very much and say THANK YOU! 2017 Public Partners Brad …

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Company eyes Alliance Park for project

February 13, 2017 | hcedc_admin

Indianapolis developer requests tax break for construction of ‘spec’ building HANCOCK COUNTY, IN – Companies are interested in moving to Hancock County, but many are looking for vacant industrial space, economic leaders say. Link to read article online …

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Construction Coming

February 2, 2017 | hcedc_admin

Apartment complex to be built in business district GREENFIELD, IND — A new apartment complex featuring amenities that encourage healthy living — including bike and walking paths and a community garden — is coming to Greenfield. A developer with a histo …

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Annual Meeting Focuses On Future

January 27, 2017 | hcedc_admin

31st Annual Meeting Hancock County Economic Development Council held its 31st annual meeting on Wednesday, January 18, 2017. More than 100 people were in attendance for the HEDC annual meeting, including board members, elected officials, developers, bu …

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HEDC’s Executive Director receives award

November 16, 2016 | hcedc_admin

Skip Kuker, executive director of the Hancock County Economic Development Council, is the recipient of the first “Nolan ‘Skip’ Kuker Community Leadership Award”, presented by the Fortville / McCordsville Area Chamber of Commerce at their annual dinner …

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Barr South designated Site Certified Silver

November 4, 2016 | hcedc_admin

GREENFIELD, IND. — Local officials gathered Tuesday to celebrate the designation of Greenfield’s Barr South as an Indiana Site Certified (ISC) Silver tier status. It’s one of two Greenfield sites owned by the Barr family receiving the certification. B …

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