ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT HIGHLIGHTS
November 2016 - January 2017
Navy Federal Credit Union Announces $100 Million Expansion - Largest in Frederick County History

Navy Federal Credit Union, Frederick County's largest private employer, will expand its support and service operation in the County, creating 1,400 new jobs and nearly doubling its square footage  ...  MORE
American Woodmark to Invest
$30 Million in New Headquarters Operation

American Woodmark Corporation will build a new headquarters facility in Frederick County, consolidating four existing Winchester-Frederick County facilities, retaining 377 jobs, and creating 55 new ones   ...  MORE
Shenandoah University's 2016 Economic Impact is $145.7 Million

Shenandoah University's economic benefit to the community has increased 60% since 2010. SU employs more than 1,500. In FY15, SU's purchase of goods totaled $38.7 million, with $9.3 million being spent in Winchester and Frederick County   ...  MORE
Valley Health System Breaks Ground on $6.2 Million Surgery Center

The Winchester Medical Center campus of Valley Health System will soon include a new, 21,759-square-foot ambulatory surgery center. The facility will specialize in orthopedics, otolaryngology, neurosurgery, and podiatry   ...  MORE
FEATURED UPDATE
Winchester MSA is No. 29 on Milken Institute's "2016 List of Best-Performing Cities" 

The Winchester MSA is first among ranked MSA's along the I-81 corridor in Maryland, Pennsylvania, and Virginia, and second for job growth (2010-2015). This is the second year in a row Winchester MSA has earned a top-30 ranking overall ... MORE    
OTHER HAPPENINGS
Red Robin, Lidl, and Valley Health Urgent Care to Locate to Rutherford Crossing
New retailers have been announced for Phase II of Rutherford Crossing in Frederick County. The first phase included Party City, McDonald's, Chick-Fil-A, Texas Roadhouse, Lowe's, Target, and Petsmart, among others ... MORE

Winchester Medical Center Earns Top Accolades for Safety
Winchester Medical Center, part of Valley Health System, has been awarded an "A" for safety as a result of Leapfrog's Hospital Safety Grade survey ... MORE

Lord Fairfax Community College Recognized as Military Friendly School
Victory Media has designated LFCC as a 2017 Military Friendly School, with high scores in the categories of culture and commitment, admissions and orientation, and academic policies and compliance ... MORE

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