After more than eight years of work by regional officials and years of wrangling with bureaucratic regulations, leaders finally broke ground at the 3,500-acre Berry Hill Industrial Park on Thursday afternoon. The groundbreaking ceremony was for ...
A MILESTONE With Berry Hill Industrial Park groundbreaking, hopes to attract thousands of jobs
Blue Ridge Fiberboard to invest $2M in Danville plant
Blue Ridge Fiberboard plans to invest $2 million to improve efficiency at its Danville plant. The Danville Office of Economic Development announced the investment Thursday at the former Masonite plant. Blue Ridge Fiberboard employs 119 people at ...
Riverfront park vision detailed to council
A cascading water wall. Steps and lawn terraces facing the Dan River. An oval lawn large enough to throw a Frisbee, hold a community concert, host a Flag Day event or stage food truck rodeos. Those are all part of a vision for a Riverfront park ...
Kyocera building moving forward in Danville’s Cyber Park
Work should begin at the upcoming Kyocera SGS Tech Hub site at the Cyber Park within the next three months, said Danville’s director of economic development. Telly Tucker told the Danville-Pittsylvania Regional Industrial Facility Authority ...
Ribbon cutting planned for Berry Hill Industrial Park
Virginia Secretary of Commerce and Trade Todd Haymore will come to the Dan River Region next week for a ribbon cutting at Berry Hill Industrial Park in southwestern Pittsylvania County. The ribbon cutting for grading of a 133-acre pad at the ...
IDA plans to buy White Mill property in Danville
The Industrial Development Authority plans to buy the White Mill property — including the building — for $3 million. Danville City Council will hold a first reading on whether to appropriate $1.5 million from its general fund for the IDA to ...
Grand Opening of Ballad Brewing
Downtown draw: Plans for riverfront park bring excitement to leaders, River District businesses
Dell’Anno’s Pizza Kitchen on Main Street downtown has seen more customers during its lunch rush since Spectrum Medical opened in the River District Tower last week. A new riverfront could bring even more business if it’s built at Main Street and ...