WCI Partners Develops Third Street with CREDC

Posted On On: October 6, 2017 Categories Filed Under: Chamber News

From Left to Right: Paul Van Winkle (CREDC), Dave Butcher (WCI Partners) and Melissa Stone (CREDC)

HARRISBURG (Oct. 6, 2017) – The Harrisburg Regional Chamber & CREDC (Chamber & CREDC) recently announced that it worked with WCI Partners in the redevelopment of four vacant properties at a major anchor site along the Third Street commercial corridor.

CREDC provided $3.5 million dollars through the Redevelopment Assistance Capital Program (RACP) to WCI for redevelopment at 916, 918, 920, and 922 N 3rd Street. The blighted properties have been reborn into state-of-the-art, mixed use facilities which are now home to: St@rtup – Harrisburg’s first co-working space, TheBurg – Harrisburg’s community magazine publisher, and modernized residential apartments.

WCI Partners has worked faithfully over the last decade to revitalize the City of Harrisburg and the region by developing commercial and residential projects like the Third Street Redevelopment that catalyze the regions steady growth.

Melissa Stone, VP of CREDC commented, “The Chamber & CREDC is thrilled to see the properties at Third Street redeveloped from their exhausted condition into facilities that will drive entrepreneurship, culture and provide powerful economic results to the City of Harrisburg and the surrounding region.”

CREDC is the economic development arm of the Harrisburg Regional Chamber, and is the leading organization for promoting and performing economic development activities in Cumberland, Dauphin and Perry counties.  The group offers a variety of programs and resources to help attract, retain and expand business in the region.

The Harrisburg Regional Chamber & CREDC serves as a catalyst for promoting growth and quality of life in Cumberland, Dauphin and Perry Counties by providing a unique blend of business, community and economic development and advocacy services under one roof to boost our economic vitality and livability as a region. The Chamber & CREDC has been accredited with five stars from the United States Chamber of Commerce.

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