• Bream & Bear, Ltd.
  • Mason Dixon Farms
  • The Broken Cookie Bakery & Coffee House
  • Adams County Winery
  • Hickory Bridge Farm
  • Graphcom, Inc.
  • Gettysburg College
  • Comfort Suites, Gettysburg
  • Gettysburg National Military Park Visitor Center
  • Bream & Bear, Ltd.

    Low interest financing for construction of cold storage facility.

  • Mason Dixon Farms

    Low interest financing for machinery & equipment purchase.

  • The Broken Cookie Bakery & Coffee House

    Low interest financing to renovate lease space for bakery buildout.

  • Adams County Winery

    Low interest financing for renovations to existing winery.

  • Hickory Bridge Farm

    Low interest financing for renovations to existing restaurant.

  • Graphcom, Inc.

    Low interest financing for machinery & equipment purchase.

  • Gettysburg College

    Tax exempt bond financing.

  • Comfort Suites, Gettysburg

    Low interest financing for new hotel construction.

  • Gettysburg National Military Park Visitor Center

    Grant financing for construction of new museum & visitor center.

Our Mission

To improve the economy of Adams County while preserving and enhancing the quality of life by formulating, implementing and promoting economic development strategies for sustained investment and employment opportunities in Adams County.

Announcements

ACEDC and ACOPD Partner for Economic Development Planning 

The Adams County Office of Planning and Development (ACOPD) and ACEDC have partnered together to prepare a County-wide approach to guide economic development in Adams County. A market study was commissioned to evaluate current and future economic development opportuntiies. Learn more about this exciting planning initiative and view the Market Assessment here.

Redevelopment Opportunity- Downtown Gettysburg

In 2013, through a partnership with the County of Adams, the Adams County Industrial Development Authority began a redevelopment project located in downtown Gettysburg, adjacent to the Lincoln Train Station. Learn more about this exciting opportunity here.

In the Past 7 Years, ACEDC has Facilitated the following for Adams County:

Total Public Investment $26,145,710
Total Private Investment $73,448,407
Total Jobs Created 587
Total Jobs Retained 1,520

Need Assistance? ACEDC Offers Business Services Including:

  • Business Retention
  • Business Expansion
  • Business Attraction
  • Financing for Business

Current Loan Rates

Pennsylvania Industrial Development Authority

Current
Rate

Agriculture loans- fixed rate 3.5%

Tourism loans- fixed rate

3.5%

Real Estate loans- rate fixed for 15 yrs

3.5%
Real Estate loans- rate fixed for 7 years; rate reset for remaining term 2.5%
Equipment loans- fixed rate 3.50%
Working Capital loans- fixed rate 3.50%
Accounts Receivable- Line of Credit- fixed rate 3.50%
Pollution Prevention/Energy Efficiency- fixed rate 2%
SBA 504 20 yr loan- fixed rate for real estate

 4.78%

SBA 504 10 yr loan- fixed rate for equipment

4.50%