The city’s office of economic development has requested that the buildings that housed W. Townes Lea and Glenwood elementary schools be transferred from city ownership to the Danville Industrial Development Authority, the city’s land-buying arm.
Trying to bring new life to old schools, Danville considers transferring 2 facilities to IDA for possible redevelopment
‘This is the new Danville.’ Architectural design of casino — featuring iconic smokestacks — revealed in ceremony
“Exciting” was the word of the day as the architectural renderings of Danville’s future casino resort were revealed at a Thursday ceremony at the Institute for Advanced Learning and Research.
Pennsylvania company to relocate headquarters to Danville, bringing 62 jobs and $1.7 million in investment
Kegerreis Digital Marketing, an integrated marketing and analytics company, will invest $1.7 million and bring 62 jobs to the River District in Danville, Brian Ball, Virginia’s secretary of commerce and trade, announced during an event in the ...
Essel Propack set to receive up to $660,000 in incentives
Essel Propack, the company that makes tubes for cosmetic and personal care items at Airside Industrial Park, is about to receive up to $660,000 in incentives for an expansion that was announced nearly three years ago.
A new chapter begins as Dog-Eared Page fills bookstore niche in River District
For Catherine Carter, bringing an independently owned bookstore to Danville less than two weeks ago has already brought its share of rewards.
Tyson Foods to bring 376 jobs, $300 million in investment to Dan River Region
Tyson Foods will invest $300 million and bring 376 jobs to Cane Creek Centre Industrial Park, Gov. Ralph Northam announced Thursday. The company will construct a 325,000-square-foot facility where they will cook, season, flash-freeze, package ...
Danville casino project to exceed $500 million, could add 200 more hotel rooms
It looks like the Caesars Virginia project will be more costly and a little bigger than originally planned. The price tag for the initial $400 million project will likely be more than $100 million higher, said a senior vice president with ...
Campaign forms to push 1% sales tax in Danville for overhaul of school buildings
Faced with aging school buildings, a group of Danville residents have banded together to push for a 1% sales tax that would fund facility improvements through the system.