Governor Northam Announces $7.7 Million in Grants to Drive Regional Economic Growth

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Remaking Economic Development

Author Amy Liu, who leads the Metropolitan Policy Program at the Washington D.C. based – Brookings Institution – explains how localities have the opportunity to “remake economic development” to influence growth through action and investments.

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Governor Northam Announces $7.7 Million in Grants to Drive Regional Economic Growth
Office of the Governor
RICHMOND—Governor Ralph Northam today announced an allocation of more than $7.7 million in Growth and Opportunity for Virginia (GO Virginia) grants to advance community economic recovery efforts. This funding will support 14 projects focused on economic diversification, workforce development, talent pipelines, economic resiliency, and business-ready sites.
September 30, 2021
State awards $1.4 million grant to ‘accelerate growth’ of Petersburg’s new pharma cluster
The Progress-Index
September 30, 2021
State awards Valley airport commission $100,000 for infrastructure at its technology park
Staunton News Leader
September 30, 2021
County to give $15K to redevelopment plan for Central Virginia Training Center site
Amherst New Era-Progress
September 29, 2021
$581K grant for Danville’s Institute to beef up work-based learning program
Danville Register & Bee
October 22, 2021
RISE Collaborative launches in Southern Virginia
The Gazaette-Virginian
October 7, 2021
Local ‘GO Virginia’ grants to encourage economic growth
Henrico Citizen
October 5, 2021
Shenandoah Valley Aviation Technology Park gets help from $100,000 Go Virginia Grant
NBC 29
October 4, 2021
$2.5 million in seed funding goes toward new effort to develop more pharmaceutical manufacturing and research in the Richmond region
Richmond Times-Dispatch
October 4, 2021
Quina Weber-Shirk to lead Regional Internship Collaborative
Virginia Tech
October 4, 2021
Governor Northam Announces $7.7 Million in Grants to Drive Regional Economic Growth
Office of the Governor
RICHMOND—Governor Ralph Northam today announced an allocation of more than $7.7 million in Growth and Opportunity for Virginia (GO Virginia) grants to advance community economic recovery efforts. This funding will support 14 projects focused on economic diversification, workforce development, talent pipelines, economic resiliency, and business-ready sites.
September 30, 2021
State awards $1.4 million grant to ‘accelerate growth’ of Petersburg’s new pharma cluster
The Progress-Index
September 30, 2021
State awards Valley airport commission $100,000 for infrastructure at its technology park
Staunton News Leader
September 30, 2021
County to give $15K to redevelopment plan for Central Virginia Training Center site
Amherst New Era-Progress
September 29, 2021