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Kick Joins HRG’s Civil Group as Project Manager

William Kick, P.E., recently joined Herbert, Rowland & Grubic, Inc.’s Civil Engineering Service Group as a project manager.  In this role, he will be responsible for overseeing the budget and quality of various municipal and civil projects throughout Central and South Central Pennsylvania. Kick earned his bachelor’s degree in civil engineering technology from The University of Pittsburgh in 1999 and... read more

Pratt & Whitney Contributes $25,000 to USO-Metro in Support of Veterans, Service Members

Bennett Croswell, Pratt & Whitney’s president of Military Engines, presented a check for $25,000 to officials of the United Service Organizations, Inc. of Metropolitan Washington-Baltimore (USO-Metro) at a ceremony held in Washington, D.C., June 25. The donation is to support operating costs for the USO lounge in Reagan National Airport – a space which provides comfortable seating, reading material, TV,... read more

Wagman Breaks Ground at Frederick Living

York, PA – July 1, 2015, 2015 — York County-based Wagman Construction, Inc. broke ground at Frederick Living in Frederick, PA for their new “pocket neighborhood” design cottages – The Meadows at Frederick Living. The “pocket neighborhood” concept involves clustered groups of neighboring houses, or cottages, gathered around a shared open space. The Meadows of Frederick Living will share garden... read more

Metro Bank’s “Metro Cares” employee volunteer event at Joshua Group Harrisburg’s Summer Camp

Metro Bank team members are pictured with campers at the Joshua Group Harrisburg’s summer camp. During the seven-week program, a group of 15-20 Metro employees spend time each Wednesday reading with campers as an extension of the Bank’s Reading Rocks program. Reading Rocks is a summer reading program designed to promote the importance of reading and saving money. In addition... read more

RLS Construction Group contracted to construct entrance at Lebanon VA Medical Center

Central Pennsylvania-based RLS Construction Group was contracted by the Department of Veterans Affairs to construct a new entrance at the Lebanon VA Medical Center, in Lebanon, PA. The new structure will connect Building #1 and Building #104 on the medical center campus. “We are happy to continue our work at the Lebanon VA,” said Robert Schopfer, President and CEO of... read more

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Chamber & CREDC News

Please Welcome the Chamber & CREDC’s New Members of June!

Hampton Inn & Suites www.hershahotels.com Albright College – Harrisburg www.albright.edu Sun Motor Cars, Inc. People’s Bank www.peoplesbanknet.com Exigo Digital www.exigodigital.com Phase 2 Solutions, LLC LCSWMA www.lcswma.org

Orbit Technologies Moves Office to Dillsburg

HARRISBURG (June 30, 2015) – Orbit Technologies (OTI) has moved their offices to 100 Blair Mountain Road, Dillsburg.  A ribbon cutting to commemorate the event will be held in conjunction with the Harrisburg Regional Chamber & CREDC on Wednesday, July 1st at 3pm.   Orbit Technologies Inc (OTI) is a Licensed Electrical/Communications Contractor and Service Provider servicing the Central PA,... read more

CREDC Supported Startup Enters Phase 2 of Growth Plan

HARRISBURG, PA (June 25, 2015) – The Harrisburg Regional Chamber & CREDC (Chamber & CREDC) helped Molly Pitcher Brewing Co. secure a $100,000 CED loan in the Fall of 2014 to open a brew pub at 10 East South Street, Carlisle, Cumberland County, PA.  Molly Pitcher’s tap room opened in November 2014 to great acclaim and many enthusiastic patrons.  The... read more

River Wealth Advisors Holds Grand Opening Celebration

HARRISBURG (June 17, 2015) – Experienced wealth advisors Robert E. Caplan, MBA, CFA, and Edward B. O’Gorman, MBA, CFA have recently launched River Wealth Advisors, a fee-only wealth management firm located at 3401 North Front Street, Suite 303, Harrisburg.  A ribbon cutting to commemorate the event will be held in conjunction with the Harrisburg Regional Chamber & CREDC on Thursday,... read more

The City of Harrisburg is in the process of updating the Comprehensive Plan and we need your help!

The City of Harrisburg is in the process of updating the Comprehensive Plan and we need your help.  Join the city and the Comprehensive Plan team at theses upcoming public outreach meetings to express your opinions and help shape the future of Harrisburg.  Also follow the process of the plan on Facebook, Twitter, or the comprehensive plan website.  BeHBG, Tomorrow’s... read more

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