Economic Gateway http://www.yorkdevco.com York County Development Corporation News RSS Feed Tue, 18 Sep 2018 11:09:40 -0500 en-US York County Development Corporation Launches a New Online Business Directory http://www.yorkdevco.com/news-&-media/p/item/4912/york-county-development-corporation-launches-a-new-online-business-directory http://www.yorkdevco.com/news-&-media Tue, 11 Sep 2018 00:00:00 -0500 Press Release For Immediate Release September 11, 2018 Contact: Lisa Hurley 402-362-3333   York County Development Corporation (YCDC) has recently launched a new online business directory for the promotion of businesses located throughout York County, Nebraska. This search tool is designed to be user-friendly, fast, and robust, making it easy to locate businesses who have chosen to... York County Prepares for Growth http://www.yorkdevco.com/news-&-media/p/item/3264/york-county-prepares-for-growth http://www.yorkdevco.com/news-&-media Tue, 31 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0500 In York County, we are proud of our community - where we have been, where we are, and where we are going. Our community pride leads us to invest in ourselves and our future. Part of doing so is being able to identify when we need to prepare for future... Nebraska No. 14 In CNBC's 2018 'Top States For Business' http://www.yorkdevco.com/news-&-media/p/item/2477/nebraska-no-14-in-cnbcs-2018-top-states-for-business http://www.yorkdevco.com/news-&-media Fri, 13 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0500 This week, financial network CNBC announced the results of its 2018 "America's Top States For Business" study, which considers 66 areas of economic competitiveness. Nebraska continues to be a strong performer, coming in at 14th best overall.  However, this year's ranking is a drop from No. 13 last year; No.... WalletHub: Nebraska has nation's 9th least expensive energy http://www.yorkdevco.com/news-&-media/p/item/2478/wallethub-nebraska-has-nations-9th-least-expensive-energy http://www.yorkdevco.com/news-&-media Fri, 13 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0500 (WalletHub) -- WalletHub.com has compared the total monthly energy bills in each of the 50 states and DC -- examining costs for electricity, natural gas, motor fuel and home heating oil. Overall, Nebraska was ranked the ninth least expensive energy state. According to WalletHub's research, Nebraska's total energy cost per... Marketing Hometown America Update: What You Need to Know http://www.yorkdevco.com/news-&-media/p/item/2430/marketing-hometown-america-update-what-you-need-to-know http://www.yorkdevco.com/news-&-media Mon, 09 Jul 2018 02:00:00 -0500 Our communities have a lot to offer residents and businesses. Here, community means more than a physical destination on the map. Our community is part of who we are. It connects us, tying us to the land and to each other. It is this strong sense of community that has... Celebrating National Outdoors Month in York County http://www.yorkdevco.com/news-&-media/p/item/2432/celebrating-national-outdoors-month-in-york-county http://www.yorkdevco.com/news-&-media Mon, 02 Jul 2018 02:00:00 -0500 York County has so many beautiful outdoor spaces where residents can go for a walk, ride their bike, have a picnic or throw the ball around with their kids. These parks, trails and meetings spots have a special place in our history and in the memories of those who call... Coming Together to Grow, Project Update http://www.yorkdevco.com/news-&-media/p/item/2433/coming-together-to-grow-project-update http://www.yorkdevco.com/news-&-media Mon, 02 Jul 2018 02:00:00 -0500 Coming Together to Grow Lisa Hurley, CEcD, Executive Director I wanted to provide an update on the duplex project that YCDC announced back in April. Since then, Prairie Fire Development Group has been working with the City of York on the design of the neighborhood, and they are now going through the... Nutrition Services, Inc Breaks Ground on New Warehouse and Retail Building in York, NE http://www.yorkdevco.com/news-&-media/p/item/2431/nutrition-services-inc-breaks-ground-on-new-warehouse-and-retail-building-in-york-ne http://www.yorkdevco.com/news-&-media Thu, 14 Jun 2018 02:00:00 -0500 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE YORK, NE - A groundbreaking ceremony was held on Monday, June 11, 2018 for Nutrition Services in York, Nebraska. This ceremony marked the beginning stages of construction for the design/build project that will consist of two main areas: warehouse space and offices for employees with a display area. Nutrition... York County Encourages Homegrown Businesses http://www.yorkdevco.com/news-&-media/p/item/2429/york-county-encourages-homegrown-businesses http://www.yorkdevco.com/news-&-media Mon, 11 Jun 2018 02:00:00 -0500 In York County, business recruitment is a common, traditional approach used to spur economic growth. While it’s true that the right company can bring in hundreds of jobs and have a dramatic impact on a region, in our global economy this process of courting companies has become more competitive than... York General recognized as one of the Best Places to Work in Healthcare in 2018 http://www.yorkdevco.com/news-&-media/p/item/2428/york-general-recognized-as-one-of-the-best-places-to-work-in-healthcare-in-2018 http://www.yorkdevco.com/news-&-media Sat, 09 Jun 2018 02:00:00 -0500 June 8, 2018 Chicago, IL – York General (York, NE) has been selected by Modern Healthcare as one of the 2018 Best Places to Work in Healthcare. This is the 5th year in a row that York General has achieved this honor. “Whether on the frontline or in the top office, healthcare... ‘Opportunity Zone’ identified in north York http://www.yorkdevco.com/news-&-media/p/item/2425/opportunity-zone-identified-in-north-york http://www.yorkdevco.com/news-&-media Thu, 12 Apr 2018 02:00:00 -0500 Governor Pete Ricketts has announced that the U.S. Department of the Treasury had granted approval of Opportunity Zones nominated by the State of Nebraska. And one of those zones is in York. The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017 created the Opportunity Zones program to spur economic growth by supporting new... Virtual Reality Has Come to York County, Nebraska http://www.yorkdevco.com/news-&-media/p/item/2421/virtual-reality-has-come-to-york-county-nebraska http://www.yorkdevco.com/news-&-media Thu, 22 Mar 2018 02:00:00 -0500 Have you thought much about virtual reality and how it can transport you to a new place? In a way, that’s what the best movies do - they transport you to a new world or even a new dimension. Think about the latest Star Wars movie and how many children... Gov. Ricketts Announces Second Consecutive “Governor’s Cup” Victory http://www.yorkdevco.com/news-&-media/p/item/2420/gov-ricketts-announces-second-consecutive-governors-cup-victory http://www.yorkdevco.com/news-&-media Fri, 16 Mar 2018 02:00:00 -0500 On March 12, Governor Pete Ricketts received Site Selection Magazine’s “Governor’s Cup” for the second consecutive year. The prestigious award recognizes states that have demonstrated the most outstanding economic development achievements over the past year. Nebraska received the Cup for having the most capital investment projects per capita in the... Coming together to grow http://www.yorkdevco.com/news-&-media/p/item/2419/coming-together-to-grow http://www.yorkdevco.com/news-&-media Thu, 15 Mar 2018 02:00:00 -0500 As I reflect back over the last five years since my family moved to York County, many things stand out. I’d like to start on the personal side, and why we stay here. As my family has settled into the area we have developed strong relationships in the community. Both...