News from Union County

Central Susquehanna Valley Thruway Project - Full Green Ahead!

October 18, 2015 | Economic Development

The Central Susquehanna Valley Transportation (CSVT) Project, which will create a new 13 mile four-lane limited access highway to bypass congestion on US 11/15 at Shamokin Dam, has been given the green light by the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT). Read More

Lewisburg, PA Ranked Among Top 10 Places for Small Business in Northeast

October 17, 2015 | Economic Development

HR Blog Talent Tribune has compiled a list of the top places in America for small business, based on data from the US Census. Lewisburg, PA made that list. Read More

PA Office of International Business Development Joint Venture Opportunities

October 16, 2015 | Economic Development

The PA Office of International Business Development regularly receives economic development marketing leads originally furnished to OIBD by its authorized international representatives concerning businesses that may be interested in locating in, investing in, trading with or partnering with, businesses located in Pennsylvania. Read More

Miller Family Partners with Geisinger Health System and the Buffalo Valley Recreation Authority to Develop New Community Wellness and Recreation Center

October 12, 2015 | Economic Development

The Miller family, lifelong residents of Lewisburg and owners of locally based playground and fitness equipment manufacturer, Playworld Systems, Inc., today announced it will develop a state-of-the-art indoor wellness and recreation center for members of the community in partnership with Geisinger Health System and the Buffalo Valley Recreation Authority (formerly Lewisburg Area Recreation Authority - LARA). Read More

Great Things Happening in Great Stream Commons

October 07, 2015 | Economic Development

A new master concept plan, marketing team, and approach to development in this Central PA business park have elected officials and area developers optimistic that 2012 will be the year of exciting developments in Great Stream Commons business/industrial park. Read More

Union is Pennsylvania's Healthiest County

October 05, 2015 | Economic Development

The Daily Item spotlights Union County as having been selected in a national study as Pennsylvania's healthiest county. Read More

Bucknell Rated One of the Best in "Bang for the Buck"

September 28, 2015 | Economic Development

Bucknell University has been ranked 5th best value in the nation by SmartMoney Magazine. Read More

Want to Visit Union County? Now there's an app for that!

September 27, 2015 | Economic Development

Susquehanna River Valley Visitors Bureau and MoJo Active have teamed to develop a mobile app for visitors to the region. Read More

Rail Service is Back in Allenwood

November 03, 2014 | Latest News

Over 110 people took part in a special rail excursion recently, celebrating the return of rail freight service to the Allenwood area. Service, via the White Deer & Reading Railroad (WD&R) has been extended to the southern edge of Great Stream Commons business park in..... Read More