Happy Thanksgiving!
From The Carolinas Gateway Partnership
All year long, but especially during this season, we're grateful to have made wonderful connections with you! May your table be filled with family and gratitude this season.

Take a look at all the great activity happening in the region by scrolling down this page.
We have new family members in Rocky Mount with the North Carolina Department of Motor Vehicles!

The Carolinas Gateway Partnership and the Rocky Mount Area Chamber of Commerce are excited that Rocky Mount has been selected as the new location for the NC Division of Motor Vehicles headquarters. The division is planning to relocate by Summer 2020.

To learn more about NC DMV, click here.
CSX Carolina Connector
We are excited that the construction of the CSX Carolina Connector (CCX) is well underway here in Rocky Mount, North Carolina.The Carolina Connector terminal will feature three wide-span, zero
emission electric cranes with an annual lift capacity of 100,000 containers.

To learn more about the CSX Carolina Connector, click here.
Corning Incorporated is one of the world’s leading innovators in materials science. For more than 165 years, Corning has applied its unparalleled expertise in glass science, ceramic science, and optical physics to develop products and processes that have transformed industries and enhanced people’s lives.

Their new warehouse in Edgecombe County is expected to be operational in the first half of 2020. The current state of the construction of their warehouse is shown in the picture above.

To learn more about Corning, click here.
Tarboro Commerce Center Shell Building
We are pleased at the volume of companies interested in the Tarboro Commerce Shell Building being built in the Tarboro Commerce Center.

The Tarboro Commerce Shell Building is located along HWY 64 (future I-87) at the Tarboro Commerce Center, which also houses Keihin and Piedmont Natural Gas. It is also in close proximity to Edgecombe Community College which can provide your company a Customized Training Program to meet your workforce needs.

To access additional marketing information on the Tarboro Commerce Center Shell Building,  click here.
RAMP East, Regional Advanced Manufacturing Pipeline for Eastern NC, is a regional workforce development partnership designed to connect job seekers to the necessary training and resources to be ready for the current jobs available in the region and the new jobs that will coming in the next 18 to 24 months.

This regional partnership is made up of economic development organizations, workforce development boards, community colleges, state and local government agencies, and community-based organizations.

Economic development is all about helping our neighbors enjoy a better quality of life by recruiting good paying jobs, adding to the tax base of our local government agencies and bringing new opportunities to our communities.

We have a great story to tell to our ever expanding client base and success builds as we constantly add to our growing friend base. Representing Tarboro, Nashville, Rocky Mount and Edgecombe County is hard work, fun and immensely rewarding as we succeed together.

Contact us today to learn how you and your business can be a part of our story.
427 Falls Road
Rocky Mount, NC 27804
Direct: 252-442-0114
Fax: 252-442-7315
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