21160 Economic Development Agency

Find 21160 economic development agencies, departments and corporations. Economic development agencies provide information on resources for economic growth through the expansion of local businesses and by attracting new business and tourism.


Lancaster City Economic Development 120 N Duke St Lancaster PA 17602 23.5 miles from 21160 717-291-4759


Cecil County Economic Development 200 Chesapeake Boulevard Elkton MD 21921 28.6 miles from 21160 410-996-6292

York Economic Development 101 South George Street York PA 17401 28.6 miles from 21160 717-849-2264

Kent County Economic Development 400 High Street Chestertown MD 21620 36.1 miles from 21160 410-778-7434

York County Economic Development 11 York Street Hanover PA 17331 36.5 miles from 21160 717-646-9221

Carroll County Economic Development 225 North Center Street Westminster MD 21157 37.3 miles from 21160 410-386-2070

Delaware Economic Development 820 North French Street Wilmington DE 19801 40.5 miles from 21160 302-577-8477

Middletown Economic Development 29 South Union Street Middletown PA 17057 40.9 miles from 21160 717-944-6332

Lebanon Valley Economic Development 16 Lebanon Valley Parkway Lebanon PA 17042 41.7 miles from 21160 717-274-3180

St Stephens Economic Development 7320 Roosevelt Boulevard Elkridge MD 21075 43.3 miles from 21160 410-799-4122

Howard County Economic Development 6751 Columbia Gateway Drive Columbia MD 21046 44.4 miles from 21160 410-313-6500

Adams County Economic Development 1300 Proline Place Gettysburg PA 17325 47.8 miles from 21160 717-334-0042

Reading Economic Development 633 Court Street Reading PA 19601 48.4 miles from 21160 610-478-6341

Pennsylvania State Economic Development 400 North Street Harrisburg PA 17120 49.7 miles from 21160 717-783-5053

Delaware County Economic Development 200 East State Street Media PA 19063 51.1 miles from 21160 610-566-2225

Annapolis Economic Development 200 Westgate Circle Annapolis MD 21401 51.2 miles from 21160 410-280-2712

What is a tax abatement?

A tax abatement is an agreement between a business and a taxing entity, such as a state, county, or local government, which provides a temporary tax reduction for a business that expands or makes physical improvements. Typically, the additional property taxes that would have been levied as a result of the business expansion or improvement are forgiven for a specified period of time. Businesses are sometimes offered tax abatements as a way to encourage expansion and investment.

What is the difference between an Economic Development Agency and an Economic Development Commission?

An Economic Development Agency is an agency of the government staffed by professional employees who implement the programs and services of the agency. An Economic Development Commission usually refers to an appointed board that serves as an advisor on economic policy. Economic Development Commissions are common at the county and local levels of government.

What do I need to do to start a new business?

Most Economic Development Agencies have a staff person or office to help prospective business owners to understand how to register their business and obtain any necessary licensing.