Published Thursday, August 16, 2018
After a competitive application process, South Bend has been selected by the national organization Smart Growth America to receive technical assistance that will support local efforts to use small-scale manufacturing as a strategy to create inclusive economic opportunity and enhance quality of life. South Bend has made a commitment to engage and empower more»
Published Tuesday, August 14, 2018
Ready to Grow St. Joe welcomes regional business and community leaders to join the work of building a thriving economy by ensuring a sustainable, high quality, affordable early learning system is in place. At this event, local and statewide experts will learn how childcare and workforce play hand in hand, and how companies can better support their more»
Published Thursday, July 19, 2018
The University of Notre Dame's College of Engineering, in partnership with Notre Dame Research, the Center for Social Concerns and the IDEA Center, has launched the Center for Civic Innovation to focus on innovative solutions to community and quality of life issues. The center will bring Notre Dame together with local stakeholders to find solutions to more»
Published Wednesday, July 18, 2018
The South Bend Regional Chamber, Garatoni-Smith Family Foundation and Horizon Education Alliance partnered to secure $1.7 million in funding to support and advance the alignment of education and training in our region to meet industry needs. The Indiana Department of Workforce Development (DWD) created the Skill UP Grant opportunity to assist regions more»
Published Wednesday, July 11, 2018
The nonprofit Neighborhood Development Associates LLC plans to convert the former South Bend Brewing Association building, 1636 Lincoln Way West, into a 22-unit apartment building with common spaces for residents to use. Anne Mannix, executive director, said the project furthers Mayor Pete Buttigieg’s initiative to spruce up the main corridors more»
Published Tuesday, July 3, 2018
Hydro Extrusion North America, a manufacturer of aluminum products in North Liberty (South Bend Region) is planning a $9.5 million expansion, and will receive a $1.1 million tax break over a decade. The company currently employs 180.
The North Liberty Town Council voted 3-1 in early July to approve 10-year real and personal property tax abatements for the more»
Published Monday, July 2, 2018
The city of South Bend's Redevelopment Commission approved $2.7 million for the establishment of a Technology Resource Center (TRC) inside the Catalyst Two building at South Bend's technology park, Ignition Park. The 12,500-square-foot center will focus on solving problems and creating greater efficiencies through technology.
The center will connect local more»
Published Friday, June 29, 2018
The 25-story Liberty Tower building’s New York city-based owner, Tower at Washington Square LLC, and city officials have reached a deal to improve the building's roof, facade, and other touches, particularly on the Washington Street side.
The city’s redevelopment commission on June 28 approved a development agreement committing the city to more»