Groundbreaking on the Martin J. Marasco Business Park

Groundbreaking on the Martin J. Marasco Business Park

July 27, 2015, Claysburg, Blair County, PA — Today the Altoona-Blair County Development Corporation (ABCD Corp.) officially broke ground at the Martin J. Marasco Business Park in Claysburg, Blair County, PA.  This is ABCD Corp.’s eighth business/industrial park in Blair County and represents 95 acres of developable land situated off Interstate 99 and adjacent to […]

BCDA moving ahead with Phase II of Business Park II

BCDA moving ahead with Phase II of Business Park II

When it comes to success in the competitive environment of economic development, having pad-ready sites available is a powerful tool. The Bedford County Development  Association is well aware of this fact. That is one of the important reasons that it is moving ahead with the development of Business Park II. The project, which includes engineering, […]

Blair County Expands I-99 KIZ Locations

Blair County Expands I-99 KIZ Locations

Blair County is part of the I-99 Corridor Keystone Innovation Zone, which is the largest KIZ in the Commonwealth and it continues to grow. In early December ABCD Corp. received confirmation that three additional geographic zones have been approved for Blair County and two for Centre County. The KIZ program designates specialized locations that are designed […]

PSU President Announces $30 million Investment

PSU President Announces $30 million Investment

In a public letter published Thursday, President Barron announced the university’s whopping $30 million investment in “economic development and student career success.” With this new endeavor, Barron hopes to give Penn Staters’ great ideas a chance to grow into useful products, and spur job creation and economic development throughout the Commonwealth in doing so. Where […]