September 1, 2020

Fall River businesses OK’d for tax breaks; Adams House redevelopment among recipients

The Fall River Tax Increment Financing board last week approved more than $1.56 million in tax breaks to a developer and two businesses who are investing $34 million between three construction and expansion projects.
August 28, 2020

Fall River Pier Project Awarded $1M in Grant Funding

After years of clean-up and controversy, residents and visitors could be enjoying the views of the Taunton River from the redeveloped City Pier by next summer after the Seaport Economic Council awarded a $1 million grant to the Fall River Redevelopment Authority on Tuesday.
August 6, 2020

Coogan touts waterfront and urban renewal development in State of Business speech

Despite the challenges of the coronavirus pandemic, economic and business development plans for the city remain on track, according to a speech delivered Wednesday morning by Fall River Mayor Paul Coogan.
August 4, 2020

BCEDC Helps Developer Tony Cordeiro Receive Over $928,000 in Tax Credits

Cordeiro says the entire project would not have been possible without the availability of state and federal tax credit and loan programs.
July 26, 2020

$500,000 Small Business Emergency Loan Fund (ELF) Launched

Bristol County Economic Development Consultants (BCEDC) has announced a $500,000 Small Business Emergency Loan Fund (ELF) to assist Fall River businesses affected by the COVID-19 virus and related temporary business closures.
May 27, 2020

Liberty Utilities buys Fall River Industrial Park property for $5.8 million

Liberty Utilities has acquired the former Homeland Builders property on Sykes Road in the Industrial Park for $5.8 million with plans to make it its local headquarters in the 72,280 square-foot facility on 8.63 acres of land.
March 19, 2020

Herald News to move into Cherry & Webb building

The Herald News has found their new home.