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Lynchburg Visitor Center Reopens with New Outlook on the City

Annual State of the City Address Scheduled for Monday, April 29th, Academy Center of the Arts

City of Lynchburg Releases 2018 Economic Development & Tourism Year in Review

Op-Ed: A Blueprint for Opportunity, Building Tomorrow’s City of Lynchburg

Environmental Protection Agency Awards Second Brownfields Assessment Grant to the City of Lynchburg

Governor Northam Announces Framatome Inc. to Relocate Corporate Headquarters to City of Lynchburg

Governor Northam Announces 34 New Jobs in the City of Lynchburg

Economic Development Authority of the City of Lynchburg Announces Newest Member

Virginia Enterprise Zone Program Deadline—April 2nd

State of the City Address and Mayor's Awards on February 26

Facebook and the National Endowment for the Arts will present sessions at the 2018 Create Lynchburg Conference, February 24

Important Updates to Real Estate Rehab Program

Next Deadline for James River Arts & Cultural District Grants | December 1

City of Lynchburg accepts two International Economic Development Awards

City of Lynchburg Releases 2017 Economic Development Annual Report

City of Lynchburg Launches Downtown Master Plan Update

City of Lynchburg Releases Tourism Annual Report

Lynchburg Arts Generates $10.8 Million in Economic Activity and Supports 251 Jobs Annually

City of Lynchburg Honored with Virginia Economic Development Award for Lynchburg Innovation Week

Authority Receives State Grant for Brownfields Assessment Project

Request for Proposals for Accounting Services for the Economic Development Authority

March 2017 Arts & Culture Deadline

Office of Economic Development to host annual Enterprise Zone "How to Qualify" meeting and workshop

Lynchburg Welcomes Convergys, Leader in Global Customer Management

Public Hearing Notice: Enterprise Zone Boundary Amendments for Zones #2 and #46

Release: New Virginia Tourism Growth Fund Project in Lynchburg

Office of Economic Development Releases Annual Report

Shoeless Wonders Movie to be Filmed in Lynchburg

Governor McAuliffe Announces 300 New Jobs in City of Lynchburg

2017 Revisions to James River Arts & Cultural District Program

Five Lynchburg Startups Receive Community Business Launch Grants during Lynchburg Innovation Week

Lunch to Learn: The Sharing Economy on April 27

City of Lynchburg Awarded an Industrial Revitalization Fund Grant for Academy of Music Theatre

Education Foundation Hosts 10th Annual Breakfast with the Superintendent, March 10

The City of Lynchburg Partners with the Arts Council to Join Americans for the Arts’ National Study

National Walkability Expert, Mark Fenton, to Visit Lynchburg for Stakeholder Workshops

Details about Lynchburg's Community Business Launch Grants

Downtown Lynchburg Survey Results Published

Lynchburg Receives Community Business Launch Grant to Support Entrepreneurship

DHCD to Host Enterprise Zone How-to-Qualify Workshops

Roadway Improvements Planned For Odd Fellows Rd. Interchange at US 29/460

Run for a cause on Thanksgiving: HumanKind's Annual Turkey Trot

Gov. McAuliffe Announces Lynchburg's Enterprise Zone Redesignation

Lynchburg accepts International Economic Development Award for website

Economic Development Authority Releases Request for Proposals for Brownfields Program

Interested in learning how to code? A SharpTop nanodegree might be right for you

Newly redeveloped meat processing plant, Seven Hills Food, to officially open its doors

Local company, BWX Technologies, begins trading on NYSE

Celebrate MFG DAY on October 2nd

Arts and Cultural Program How-To-Apply Workshop, October 13

Lynchburg Economic Development Authority Announces Newest Member and Election of Officers

Zoning Ordinance Public Meetings to Be Held August 25, 26

Lynchburg, VA Designated a “TechHire” Community

Region 2000 Hosts Summit To Promote Broadband Access

Lynchburg celebrates innovation at Business Appreciation Event

Governor McAuliffe Announces Virginia Business Plan Competition

Future Focus Foundation Rolls Out New Strategic Plan

Lynchburg EDA Receives EPA Grants To Kick-start Midtown Redevelopment

Leadership Lynchburg Launches Executive Forum

Arts and Cultural Program How-To-Apply Workshop, June 24

Nominations Open for Best & Brightest Lynchburg's Top "20 Under 40"

Local Students Build Businesses Through Young Entrepreneurs Academy

Lynchburg’s Amazement Square wins national award at the White House

Delta Star plans to reduce health care costs with innovative program

Final Inclusive Communities Workshop to be held on May 20

Business Leaders Invited to Provide Feedback to Community College Chancellor, May 19

LBDC Offers New Business Basics Course Beginning April 22

VDOT to Host Important Public Meeting on US 29/460 Interchange

Sweet Briar College Holding Local Job Fair

Register for Inclusive Communities Workshop on April 22

New study shows Liberty University positively impacts local economy

Lynchburg City Schools Grows Workforce Development Programs for Local Youth

Photos from 2015 Taking Care of Business

Office of Economic Development Releases 2014 Annual Report

2015 Enterprise Zone Workshop

2015 Taking Care of Business

Transportation Advocacy Group Updates Regional Priorities

Enroll Your Business in Lynchburg Alerts To Receive Breaking News

Revisions to James River Arts & Cultural District Program Take Effect

Small Business Development Center Supports Lynchburg Start-Ups

Economic Development Authority Launches New Website

Governor McAuliffe Announces New Jobs, Meat Processing Facility for Lynchburg

Release: Lynchburg Receives Business Recruitment and Retention Grant from Appalachian Power

Public Hearing on Enterprise Zone Incentive Amendment

Public Hearing on Enterprise Zone Boundary Amendment

Join Us for Business Appreciation Month Breakfast

Porter’s Fabrication Grand Opening on May 9th

Lynchburg’s First Tech Kids Coding Camp to Begin Summer 2014

An Interview with Outgoing EDA Member, Massie Ware

Department of Emergency Services Disaster Planning

Random Acts of Culture Popping up in Lynchburg Businesses

Retail Market Analysis for Lynchburg

Three Businesses Win $10,000 Grants in INOV8 Business Competition

Retail Strategies Begins Research and Outreach Efforts in Lynchburg

Digital States Survey Reveals Top Technology States

Request for Acquisition, Redevelopment 
of Carter Glass Building

2014 Business Appreciation Event

New Open Data Portal Offered by the City of Lynchburg

NASA Provides STEM Training to Lynchburg

New Workforce Development Legislation

Virginia Statewide Neighborhood Conference Comes to Lynchburg

Lynchburg’s Enterprise Zones Continue to Impress.

New EDA Member, William T. Lovern

Lynchburg City Council Amends Local Enterprise Zone Incentive

Introducing HIPE: Housing Incentive for Professional Educators

Lynchburg College program nationally ranked in leadership development

Are you Considering a New Business?

WEDA and EDA to work together to bring jobs to Central Virginia

Governor McAuliffe Announces $21.3 Million Investment in City of Lynchburg

Governor McAuliffe Announces $21.3 Million Investment

Areva to Invest $26.3 Million in Lynchburg

Forbes’ Top 50 Best Places for Business and Careers

AT&T: Lynchburg hospital, SML among improved network sites

Virginia opens 16th STEM Academy at community college in Lynchburg

Manufacturing Jobs on the Rise in Lynchburg

Revitalization efforts pick up steam in Lynchburg's Tinbridge Hill

Company Started in Lynchburg Goes International

New Economic Development Plan Unveiled in Lynchburg

Lynchburg #65 Forbes Best Small Places for Business & Careers

Lynchburg-area unemployment continues year-over-year downward trend

NASA provides STEM Training for Lynchburg Educators

Unemployment fell in Lynchburg region

Crawl highlights Lynchburg companies that use Internet to grow business

New Lynchburg Regional STEM Academy Aims to Train Tech Workforce

Lynchburg's Bluff Walk Aims to Enhance Downtown Business

Lynchburg private sector did not stop giving raises

Lynchburg leads most areas of the state for job growth

Company Bringing 120 New Jobs to Lynchburg

Lynchburg-D.C. Amtrak route one of few to turn profit in 2011

Expansion takes J.Crew all over the world

Lynchburg and surrounding counties see growth

Meeting on Fifth St Construction Sparks Excitement

Cash mob buys local at Lynchburg bookstore

Lynchburg EDA unveils Annual Report

Arts grant funding yields economic boost for Lynchburg

Lynchburg Young Entrepreneurs Academy Helping Teen Start Cupcake Business

Major changes planned for busy Lynchburg corridor

Lynchburg Store Owners See Growing Sunday Crowds

Increase in City Inspections Mean an Economy Surge in Lynchburg

Lynchburg wireless innovator named among top in state

Increase in passenger traffic may help Lynchburg airport expand service

Passenger Numbers Soaring at Lynchburg Regional

Lynchburg Recognized for Recent Growth in City

Kroger to expand Lynchburg store, add jobs

Lynchburg ranked as a top ten digital city in the nation

B&W completes control room simulator in Lynchburg

Lynchburg program to teach youths how to start a business

StarTek adding 200 jobs at Lynchburg center

New Enterprise Zone Encourages Business Growth—The Hill City’s New One-Stop Business Resource

Lynchburg looks to Small Business Saturday

New academy in Lynchburg will train high school students for high-demand careers

Fresh Market expanding to Lynchburg

Lynchburg EDA hears ways to boost area's attractiveness to businesses

Heritage High School marketing students help business launch marketing campaign

Lynchburg Businesses Encouraging to Shop Local on Black Friday

Business briefs for Nov. 12, 2012

Lynchburg housing market riding consistent recovery

Region 2000 Launches Transportation Survey

Reason Behind All the Construction Projects in Lynchburg

Life After School Preparation Begins

CityArtz Mural Mosaic dedicated at Amazement Square

Grocery Stores Meeting Demands in Downtown Lynchburg

Sears to close Lynchburg store, Liberty University buying space

Lynchburg organization starts program to help teens launch their own business

Fresh Market and Other Stores Coming to Lynchburg

Lynchburg Program Helps Kids Become Entrepreneurs

25 Best Places to Retire

Fresh Market confirmed as anchor for new Lynchburg shopping center

Entrepreneur Express Rolls into CVCC

CVCC hosts Small Business Day

Wyndhurst Businesses Bouncing Back From Recession

Lynchburg looks to exports with trade zone application

What the end of tax-free online shopping means for small businesses

Point of Honor Hosts 15th Annual 'Day at the Point'

Task Force to Tackle Lynchburg Unemployment

Skateboarding and Street Art Collide at First Ever Garagefest

Record Number of People Participate in Virginia 10 Miler

Board surveys Lynchburg businesses about needs

39th annual Virginia 10 miler kicks off with children's race

New Stores Opening in Boonsboro Shopping Center

J Crew to hire "several hundred" seasonal employees in Lynchburg

Areva Opens Lynchburg Technical Center

Housing Demand Leads to Construction boom in Lynchburg

Va Main Street merchants still fight online giants

Housing demand sparks construction boom in Lynchburg

Lynchburg Regional Airport receives $2.7 million

Lynchburg Beer and Wine Festival draws thousands

Discount Store Returning to Lynchburg Market

Crews to Extend Blackwater Creek Trail in Lynchburg

Lynchburg economic development officials launch new website

Lynchburg Hosts Successful "Get! Downtown"

After 40 years, Jasmine owners retiring

Business Owners Welcome Tourism Growth in Lynchburg

Lynchburg Excited for Fourth Annual Get!Downtown

Indy car driver talks to students about nuclear power

Downtown Parking is in Demand

Unemployment rate drops in Lynchburg area

Centra named ‘Most Wired’

Three Lynchburg-area colleges make The Princeton Review's list

Q&A with developers of Lynchburg's downtown Cliffs Edge Lofts

B&W’S Small Modular Rector Integrated System Test Facility Achieves Full Operating Conditions

“Fresh” New Retail Coming to Lynchburg

Downtown Lynchburg Featured in the New York Times!

Governor McDonnell Announces 60 New Jobs in the City of Lynchburg

RRCA Announces 2011 Outstanding Runner Friendly Community

Banker Steel awarded about $100M for three framing projects

Thriving Amid the Turmoil

Adventure Town: Lynchburg, Virginia

Lynchburg Designated a Runner Friendly Community

Multicultural Rib and Yam Riverfront Festival Celebrating Cultural Diversity and the Renaissance of VUL

Lynchburg Economic Development Authority Unveils Revolving Loan Fund for City Businesses

New Jobs in City of Lynchburg

Technology Zone Incentives

Road Runners Club Announce Outstanding Runner Friendly Community

Arts & Culture Project Grant

The 3rd Annual GET!DOWNTOWN Street Festival

Lynchburg 49 on Forbes List

A Healthy Workforce Means Healthy Productivity

Lynchburg in Forbes top 50

Governor Bob McDonnell Cuts Ribbon on B&W's Newest Location

Lynchburg Museum System Featured in National Trust Website

Amazement Square Celebrates its 10th Birthday

New Jobs in City of Lynchburg 
Delta Star, Inc. to invest $10 million to expand transformer production

U.S. Navy Blue Angels confirm participation in the Lynchburg Regional Airshow May 21-22, 2011 

Census 2010: Liberty University fuels Lynchburg's growth

Daffodil Show Comes to Lynchburg

Governor McDonnell Announces 177 New Jobs in City of Lynchburg 
~ J.Crew to expand distribution facility

2010 Digital Cities Survey Winners Announced

Lynchburg gains ground on 'best-performing' list

Kuttner's team shares $10 million X Prize

The Ambassador, Ralph Wilson, a barber

Eight Great Historic U.S. Homes That You Can Visit

'Very Light Car' Competes for Automotive X-Prize

Finalists in Tayloe Murphy Resilience Awards

Thomas Johnson Furniture Company and Banker Steel finalists

Best Places For Business And Careers

Ribbon Cutting and Grand Opening set for the Renaissance Academy of Martial Arts in Historic Downtown Building

Local Business Owners Honored

Two Local Business Owners Honored with the Mayor's Award of Excellence 
Ralph "Chopper" Wilson