MEDC Press Releases

Tuesday, January 17, 2023

City of Saginaw receives Certified Local Government status to support historic preservation activities

Certification provides state and federal technical assistance, eligibility for historic preservation grants

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Tuesday, January 17, 2023

THIS JUST IN: Historic GM Investment Recognized with 2022 Impact Award for Electric Vehicles by Business Facilities

One year after GM’s historic $7 billion investment in Michigan to grow the state’s electric vehicle and advanced battery manufacturing, Business Facilities recognized the deal in its 2022 Impact Awards

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Tuesday, January 17, 2023

MEDC Executive Committee Acts to Continue Growth of Economic Impact Across Michigan

Quentin L. Messer, Jr. to continue as CEO of Michigan Economic Development Corporation for a new, four-year term

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Tuesday, January 17, 2023

Crowdfunding Campaign Launched for the ‘Huron Waterfront Boardwalk at Connors Park’ Project in St. Ignace

$40,000 goal to win matching grant through MEDC’s Public Spaces Community Places initiative

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Friday, January 13, 2023

THIS JUST IN: Location advantages, statewide collaboration are vital factors in Michigan’s competitive business landscape

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Wednesday, January 11, 2023

Governor Whitmer to Embark on First Economic Investment Mission to Europe to Bring Jobs Back to Michigan

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Tuesday, January 10, 2023

Saugatuck’s iconic Mount Baldhead Radar Annex listed in the National Register of Historic Places

The Saugatuck Gap Filler Radar was operational from 1958-1968 as part of a continent-wide effort to protect the United States from potential attack during the Cold War. Historic designation is an important step to preserving the site and identifying a future use.

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Friday, January 6, 2023

This Just In: Michigan Set to ‘Dominate’ U.S. Battery Manufacturing by 2030

CNBC reports that Michigan is among the three states that will lead electric vehicle battery manufacturing in the U.S. by 2030

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Friday, December 23, 2022

Crowdfunding Campaign Launched for the “Enterprise Pocket Park” in Downtown Farmington

$75,000 goal to win matching grant through MEDC’s Public Spaces Community Places initiative

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Monday, December 19, 2022

Governor Whitmer Announces Carhartt, Family-Owned Manufacturer of Workwear and Outdoor Apparel, Expanding in Dearborn to Create 125 jobs

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