Beaufort Commerce Park topic page
4:33 am on Friday June 14, 2013
A debated $850,000 county economic incentive package is looking likely to land the first business at the City of Beaufort's $1.85 million Beaufort Commerce Park.
7:00 am on Wednesday May 1, 2013
If Candice Glover makes it in the American Idol top 3, Beaufort officials are planning for one of the biggest crowds our town has ever seen. Some 10,000 to 20,000 people would be expected for the concert and parade on Saturday.
10:12 am on Monday April 8, 2013
iIt's been one year since the City of Beaufort bought the ailing Beaufort Commerce Park for $1.8 million in a bid to draw in more jobs to the area, but no businesses have yet come.
6:33 am on Friday December 28, 2012
It's been eight months since the City of Beaufort voted to buy Beaufort Commerce Park in hopes of creating more jobs for those in the Beaufort area, and now city leaders are hopeful that "Project Robot" will result in $16 per hour jobs.
11:29 pm on Monday July 9, 2012
Beaufort City leaders are targeting area business leaders Thursday, July 12, by inviting them to the newly acquired Beaufort Commerce Park as part of the Beaufort Regional Chamber of Commerce's monthly Business After Hours event. "This is a great...
12:05 am on Wednesday April 4, 2012
TheDigitel While the deal has yet to be closed, on Tuesday all members of Beaufort City Council approved the purchase of the 167-acre Beaufort Commerce Park for $1.85 million. Council also annexed the land near the Marine Corps Air Station into...
3:09 am on Tuesday April 3, 2012
Update: Approved. First reporting: Today at 6:30 p.m., on April 3, Beaufort City Council will conveine. At the end of it, the city may be buying $1.85 million worth of land. Yes, today is the final vote for the purchase of the 167-acre foreclosed...
1:17 am on Wednesday March 28, 2012
TheDigitel The city sent out a press release that kicked off with "Beaufort takes first steps to annex, acquire Commerce Park to boost 'City-building'". Despite criticism, the plan to annex the failed commerce park is moving ahead — and the city...
11:16 pm on Sunday March 25, 2012
Flickr user quinn.anya As expected, old debate threads have returned as the City of Beaufort looks at buying the foreclosed Beaufort Commerce Park for something less than $2 million. I have a pair of links to share pointing to The Island Packet. Up...
12:49 am on Thursday March 22, 2012
The reasons and hopes behind the City of Beaufort's announcement that it wants to acquire the failed Beaufort Commerce Park on U.S. 21 are simple enough: jobs. But a follow-up report sheds light on the passion that Beaufort Mayor Billy Keyserling...