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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Barr South Designated as Indiana Site Certified Silver

November 1, 2016 | hcedc_admin

For Immediate Release November 1, 2016 Barr South Announcement–State Certified as Silver Indianapolis – The Indiana Office of Community and Rural Affairs (OCRA) announces the designation of Greenfield’s Barr South as Indiana Site Certified (ISC) Silve …

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Construction under way on Celadon’s new $24M headquarters

October 26, 2016 | hcedc_admin

Indianapolis-based trucking company Celadon Group Inc. is starting to move dirt as it prepares to build a $24 million corporate campus in the Mount Comfort area. Publicly traded Celadon has had its headquarters at East 33rd Street and Mitthoeffer Road …

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Sharing Successes & Saying Thank You!

October 26, 2016 | hcedc_admin

In the fall of 2016, the HEDC Celebrated the Successes of Hancock County. Eight businesses were recognized at our Celebration event, to say Thank You for choosing Hancock County! Plus, two new Indiana State Certified Sites were announced for Barr North …

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Business Boom – Alliance Park

September 21, 2016 | Hancock EDC

Development flourishes in industrial park GREENFIELD — Just a few months ago, the vista outside Brandon Reeve’s office window consisted mostly of dirt and stubbly grass, he said. Reeve’s company, Applied Fabricators, moved into the Greenfield industria …

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NineStar development

September 9, 2016 | Hancock EDC

NineStar plans to plumb Hancock County’s ‘frontier’ for development About two-thirds of Hancock County, just east of Indianapolis, lacks public water or sewer service. Wells and septic tanks suffice, but not for officials trying to attract large busine …

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Bastian Designs Lift Platform

September 9, 2016 | Hancock EDC

Greenfield, Indiana – Bastian Automation Engineering, a division of Indianapolis-headquartered Bastian Solutions, is in the final stages of a multi-year project with a US-based aircraft engine manufacturer to design and build a custom Lift Platform Veh …

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Landsberg breaks ground

September 7, 2016 | Hancock EDC

Hancock County – Landsberg Orora representatives, development partners, and Hancock Economic Development Council gathered to celebrate the ground breaking of Landsberg –  in Greenfield, Indiana. Larry Siegler, The Peterson Company, kicked off the cerem …

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