Category: Economic Development

Now Open: Apply for SBA Loan

Via the SBA: The U.S. Small Business Administration is offering low-interest federal disaster loans for working capital to Indiana small businesses suffering substantial economic injury as a result of the Coronavirus (COVID-19), SBA Administrator Jovita Carranza announced today. SBA acted under its own authority, as provided by the Coronavirus Preparedness and Response Supplemental Appropriations Act…
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Foodmaker to invest $310M, create 460 jobs in Shelbyville

Firm processes protein foods from plants April 8, 2019 — SHELBYVILLE, Ind. — Shelbyville has been chosen as the site for what is expected to be the largest facility in North America for producing plant-based protein foods. Greenleaf Foods, SPC announced today that it will invest $310 million in the new plant and create as many…
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Greenleaf Foods to Create Over 400 New Jobs In Shelbyville

Above: Computer rendering showing the 230,000 sq ft proposed facility near the State Road 44 Interchange on I 74 Below: Members of the Greenleaf Foods Team join Governor Holcomb and Mayor DeBaun for a groundbreaking of the new Greenleaf Foods production facility SHELBYVILLE, Ind.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Apr 8, 2019–Greenleaf Foods, SPC (the “Company”), today announced plans to…
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City Awarded Additional Road Funding

Above: Evans Street was one of the first streets in The City of Shelbyville to be funded through the Community Crossing Initiative. The re-construction of this street improved traffic and pedestrian safety by widening the driving lanes and installing a sidewalk along the street. The image above shows the street while it was under construction…
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Shelbyville to Debut Giant Sculpture

Image Source: Rachael Ackley Article Source: Inside Indiana Business SHELBYVILLE – Officials in Shelbyville will this evening unveil a new art installation in the city’s downtown. The city says the four-story, $150,000 sculpture known as Blue River – Wind, Rain and Water anchors its ongoing commitment to public art. The sculpture was created by Shelbyville-native…
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Poet Begins Construction on New Facility in Shelbyville, Indiana

Source: POET, LLC PRES. TRUMP’S COMMITMENT TO YEAR-ROUND E15 PROVIDES MARKET FOR INDUSTRY GROWTH Friday, October 26, 2018 SHELBYVILLE, IN (Oct. 26, 2018) – Following a strong directive from Pres. Trump to lift the outdated regulations stifling E15 fuel, POET is moving forward with full construction of a new biofuel facility in Shelbyville, Indiana. Final…
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Grand Opening for Newest Industrial Partner, NSCI

Photo Above: Then Governor Mike Pence, joins executive from NSCI for the groundbreaking of their Shelbyville Facility. Source H2O Designs/Rachael Ackley MEDIA ADVISORY – July 17, 2018 Governor Holcomb to Celebrate New Manufacturing Facility in Shelbyville Governor Eric J. Holcomb will join local officials and executives from Nippon Steel & Sumikin Cold Heading Wire Indiana…
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Japan-Based Company Picks Indiana for First U.S. Manufacturing Facility

SHELBYVILLE, Ind. (Aug. 2, 2017) – Kimura Foundry America, a global manufacturer of alloy castings for the automotive and industrial sectors, announced plans today to locate its first U.S. manufacturing facility in Shelbyville, Indiana. “Indiana is a global destination for companies from around the world looking for a place to locate, grow and add new jobs,”…
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Japan-Based Auto Supplier Expands Manufacturing in Shelby County – RYOBI Die Casting

Another victory for Shelby County. The collaboration between the City and County is why Shelby County stands out​ Thank you to Chairman Urakami and Ryobi Die Casting for their continued confidence in Shelby County… FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Japan-Based Auto Supplier Expands Manufacturing in Shelby County Lt. Governor Holcomb Discusses Growth Plans with Company Chairman INDIANAPOLIS…
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Japan’s largest steel producer adding operations in Shelby County

Governor Mike Pence and Shelbyville Mayor Tom DeBaun joined executives from Nippon Steel & Sumitomo Metal Corporation (NSSMC), Japan’s largest steel producer, today as the company announced plans to establish operations in Shelbyville, creating up to 70 new jobs by 2021. “This is only possible because of the partnerships forged between the City, the County,…
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