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How Much Does Your Daily Commute Cost You?

Every day, tens of thousands of York County residents commute to Charlotte for work. A 20 mile commute can take over an hour on days when traffic is moving slowly. However, beyond the value of your time, have you ever taken a moment to calculate the actual monetary cost of being in your car for an extra two or three hours a day?

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January 18, 2018


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Excitement Builds as "The Great IoT Hackathon" Registrations Hit Limit

In what may be billed as the world’s longest Internet of Things (IoT) “hackathon”, the Technology Incubator has teamed up with Winthrop University, York Technical College and Rock Hill Schools to conduct a high-powered educational event.  

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January 8, 2018


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Rock Hill, York County Featured in Charlotte Business Journal Special Insert

This 20-page insert highlights the latest projects, 2017 accolades, and future development for York County and Rock Hill. 

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December 21, 2017


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2017 Year End Review

It has been a record-setting year for economic development & growth in Rock Hill! 

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December 21, 2017


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Continental Tire Buys Former Medical Lab Building in Riverwalk

Continental Tire Americas, the American headquarters to the German company, paid $6.25 million for the 104,000-square-foot building in July, according to York County tax records.

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December 12, 2017


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York County Leads Nation in Job Growth

Annual job growth for York County more than quadrupled the national average in the spring of 2017, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics.

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November 20, 2017


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November 2017 E-Newsletter

The Talent Issue.

Learn more about JobsRockHill.com and meet our featured candidate, Billy DuBose! 

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November 9, 2017


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Celriver Legacy Plaza Grand Opening

The mission of the Celriver Legacy Project is to preserve the legacy of the Celanese Celriver facility, the people who worked there, and their significant contributions to the history and economy of the community.

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November 3, 2017


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Several Tenants, Hotel Chain Announced at Knowledge Park

Leaders with the Knowledge Park project in downtown Rock Hill, South Carolina updated the community about several new tenants that will work in the University Center area. Many of the tenants will use either the proposed 170,000 square foot indoor sports arena or the newly-renovated Lowenstein Building. 

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October 30, 2017


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LegacyPark West Sells to AL Firm for $34M

GCP out of Birmingham, Ala., has once again bought into the Charlotte region with the acquisition of LegacyPark West in Rock Hill, which includes a 126,000-square-foot facility and a second 432,000-square-foot building. 

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October 6, 2017


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Awards Stack Up for Rock Hill Economic Development

The City of Rock Hill was honored with three awards from the International Economic Development Council and five awards from the Southern Economic Development Council.

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September 27, 2017


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York County Arts Contribute $27M to the Economy

The nonprofit arts and culture industry generates $27,035,650 in annual economic activity in York County – supporting 846 full-time equivalent jobs and generating $2,014,000 in local and state government revenues, according to the Arts and Economic Prosperity 5 national economic impact study.

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September 27, 2017