The Danville Office of Economic Development today announced the creation of new funding tools for small businesses in partnership with the River District Association (RDA) and Longwood Small Business Development Center (SBDC). The programs have ...
IDA APPROVES FUNDS TO ASSIST SMALL BUSINESSES
SMALL BUSINESSES CAN APPLY FOR CORONAVIRUS LOANS
Gov. Ralph Northam announced Thursday that Virginia small businesses could begin applying for low-interest loans of up to $2 million from a U.S. Small Business Administration fund aimed at helping companies pay their bills and continue operating ...
CITY MANAGER DECLARES LOCAL STATE OF EMERGENCY
Danville and Pittsylvania County have yet to have a confirmed case of the new coronavirus, but City Manager Ken Larking today declared a local state of emergency to enable the City to have access to additional resources as needed. The ...
Loudoun County, City of Danville hope to learn from one another in statewide exchange program
Loudoun County officials are partnering with their counterparts in Danville as part of a new pilot exchange program. Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam (D) announced the new initiative in front of guests at the executive mansion ...
Decades in the making, Danville’s downtown revitalization a cornerstone of long-term sustainability for community
Once upon a time, downtown Danville, like many other towns, was a hub of constant activity. Theatre, shopping, restaurants, doctors, offices, factories — whatever you needed to find, downtown is where you went. The streets were a constant hum ...
Danville business gets $8M investment in technology that breaks down clothing to raw materials to be used again
Tyton BioSciences is getting $8 million from four companies investing in its technology that recycles textiles for making clothing.
Danville, Virginia may have the recipe for a resilient transit system
Headlines of doom and gloom have long plagued Danville. For the two thirds of Virginians residing in the state’s “Urban Crescent”—stretching from Northern Virginia through Richmond to Hampton Roads, Southern and Southwest Virginia can seem like ...
AeroFarms Indoor vertical farm to bring 92 new jobs to Danville
Wednesday Virginia Governor Ralph Northam announced that AeroFarms is set to build a $42 million state-of-the-art indoor vertical farm in Virginia.