Economic development creates opportunities to grow state, local and metro areas, which are essential for economic growth, improved quality of life and community development. Infrastructure articles below.
Most U.S. mayors agree that investing in infrastructure to generate jobs and economic growth is the top priority in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, according to a new study.
Federal BUILD grant will help construct 5.5 miles of rail to connect to nearby railroad and industrial park, promoting job creation in Tennessee’s most economically disadvantaged county.
The investment will support local strategies to spur business and job growth in West Virginia, including in Opportunity Zones.
John H. Boyd, founder of The Boyd Company, Inc., shares how he expects the COVID-19 pandemic to impact corporate relocation, commercial real estate and the states' battle for new industry and jobs.
River Ridge Commerce Center, located on 6,000 acres along the Ohio River, has become a prime destination for advanced manufacturing and distribution leaders.
Access, partnership, collaboration and connection in the Edmonton Metropolitan Region
Greenleaf Foods, SPC is investing $310 million to build a manufacturing facility in Shelbyville, IN, creating 460 new jobs.
The Commonwealth secures BF's top annual honor with a diversified and successful high-tech growth strategy.
From a world renowned airport to new commuter rail, Orlando knows how to gets things moving.
Climate change should be factored into the recovery from Hurricane Irma's devastation of Caribbean islands.
A look at the top location factors foreign companies should consider when choosing to invest in the U.S., courtesy of McCallum Sweeney Consulting.
Bob Buckhorn, Mayor of Tampa, FL, discusses his city’s fast-growing job market, highly-ranked business tax structure, infrastructure improvements, and efforts to become a leader in STEM-oriented manufacturing.
The investments will improve public infrastructure surrounding the St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital expansion project in Memphis, TN.
BF’s 12TH ANNUAL RANKINGS report is our most comprehensive analysis to date of the locations that are leading the pack in the most important benchmarks for sustainable growth in the 21st century. Part One: State Rankings.
While often stereotyped as an ag state, Iowa has created a business friendly environment that makes it globally competitive in a diverse and growing number of industry sectors.
There was bold talk about tax reform in President Obama's speech, but not a word about the most important tax.
Ghost Systems opens global headquarters in Incline Village, NV, with offices and SafePlace Centers also opening in Reno, NV.
A private-sector group—filled with former public officials—is lobbying to build a high-speed maglev train in the U.S.
New report shows the need for regulatory model that supports investments that share cost savings, rewards utilities for innovation, and helps create affordable energy.
Urban Land Institute report offers recommendations on strengthening community resiliency based on the reality of a post-Sandy world.
Task force delivers urgent recommendations to Mayor Bloomberg and Speaker Quinn to prepare New Yorkers for extreme weather.