PCDA: Helping businesses thrive.
Free online and live workshops through September 2019
Putnam County is located on the industrial corridor of I-64 between West Virginia’s two largest cities – Huntington, and the capital city of Charleston. There are a wide variety of industries represented in the region, including automotive, advanced manufacturing, metals, research and development, chemical manufacturing, logistics, and, construction. The strong manufacturing base in Putnam County benefits from a workshed population of 675,054, cost of living 10% lower than the U.S. average, among the lowest industrial energy rates in the United States.
Assistance is available for prospective and existing businesses as well as site selection professionals. The Putnam County Development Authority (PCDA) offers free, comprehensive services to assist you in making the best decision on where to locate or expand your business. If you would like to schedule a visit with our local and state existing business representatives, call or email our offices today.
Apply to become a member of the Board of Directors for the Putnam County Development Authority.
PCDA & Area News
August 3, 2020 – Federal government provides West Virginia with $10.1 million for economic development
CHARLESTON, W.Va. — The U.S. Economic Development Administration is providing West Virginia with $10.1 million for economic development efforts in the state.
August 3, 2020 – U.S. Department of Commerce Invests $10.1 Million in West Virginia to Support Local Strategies to Spur Business and Job Growth, Including in Opportunity Zones
WASHINGTON – Today, U.S. Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross announced that the Department’s Economic Development Administration (EDA) is investing $10.1 million in the state of West Virginia
Jul 24, 2020 – Sporting goods store opens at Liberty Square
Dunham’s Sports opened on Friday, July 24, at Liberty Square Shopping Center at Hurricane/Teays Valley.
May 28, 2019 – Lawmakers pass cannabis vertical integration bill
During the special session on Monday, lawmakers passed a medical marijuana vertical integration bill.
June 18, 2019 – Tasty Blend Foods Invests $3M In West Virginia Expansion
Construction began October 2018, and the facility is expected to be fully operational by July 2019…