MEDC Press Releases

Friday, April 5, 2024

Chippewa County Economic Development Corporation and MEDC celebrate groundbreaking of manufacturing facility

New 20,000-square-foot industrial building will become transportation and logistics hub for Maple Transport, Inc., supporting U.P.’s forest products industry

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Monday, April 1, 2024

Crowdfunding Campaign Launched for the Greater Flint Miracle League Ballfield Project

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

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Thursday, March 28, 2024

Four Business Expansions Bring 144 Jobs to Kent, Bay Counties

LANSING, Mich.— Today, Governor Whitmer announced four business expansion projects in Kent and Bay counties, which are expected to create 144 new jobs and generate nearly $72 million in capital investment, that have received support from the Michigan Strategic Fund.

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Tuesday, March 26, 2024

$22 Million in SSBCI 2.0 Funding Approved to Support Michigan’s Entrepreneurial Ecosystem

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Tuesday, March 26, 2024

New Economic Development Projects to Create up to 1,580 Jobs, Generating Over $650 Million in Investment

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Monday, March 25, 2024

Crowdfunding Campaign Launched for the Discovery Pavilion at Rabbit River Preserve Project

$50,000 goal to win matching grant through MEDC’s Public Spaces Community Places initiative

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Tuesday, March 19, 2024

This Just In: MEDC’s Talent Action Team gains global recognition in Most Innovative Companies list

Fast Company’s 2024 Most Innovative Companies list ranked the MEDC’s Talent Action Team No. 4 in Business Services, while Houghton-based Orbion Space Technology ranked No. 7 in the Space category and Novi’s Our Next Energy ranked No. 10 in the Automotive category

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Monday, March 18, 2024

Crowdfunding Campaign Launched for City of Perry Veterans Memorial Park Project

$15,000 goal to win matching grant through MEDC’s Public Spaces Community Places initiative

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Friday, March 15, 2024

Gov. Whitmer Announces 187 New Jobs w/ Two Business Expansions in Macomb, Oakland Counties

The Paslin company announces expansions at their Pontiac, Shelby Twp. and Warren facilities, creating 100 new jobs; Quantum Fuel Systems announces first-ever Michigan facility in Wixom, creating 87 new jobs

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Thursday, March 7, 2024

Crowdfunding Campaign Launched for “Detroit’s First Solar Training House” Project

$50,000 goal to win matching grant through MEDC’s Public Spaces Community Places initiative

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