Entries by PIDCphila

DCED LOWERS INTEREST RATES TO 1.5%

The Department of Community and Economic Development (DCED) has announced it is lowering the interest rates for the Machinery and Equipment Loan Fund (MELF), the Small Business First Program (SBF), the Pollution Prevention Assistance Program (PPAA), and the Export Financing Program (EFP) from 2.75 percent to 1.50 percent.  Additionally, the Pennsylvania Industrial Development Authority (PIDA) […]

PWD AND PIDC LAUNCH SECOND ROUND OF STORMWATER MANAGEMENT INCENTIVES PROGRAM (SMIP) GRANT

Contact: Laura Copeland, 215-685-4902 For Immediate Release: November 30, 2012 PWD and PIDC Announce $5 Million in Grants to Promote Green Stormwater Management Practices in Philadelphia PHILADELPHIA: The Philadelphia Water Department (PWD) and the Philadelphia Industrial Development Corporation (PIDC) launched the second round of the Stormwater Management Incentives Program (SMIP) Grant on Monday, December 3, […]

OPEN SPACE UPDATES AT THE NAVY YARD

PIDC is pleased to announce the completion of The Navy Yard Riverfront Greenway, a one-mile long recreational walking, jogging, and biking path along Admiral Peary Way and the Delaware River, designed by local landscape architecture firm, Simone Collins.