Sitting at the heart of the Greater Grenada Partnership, Grenada, Mississippi is perfectly positioned for world-class performance, in a strategic location just a half-day drive from markets like Atlanta, New Orleans and Dallas, and with logistics that facilitate low-cost global and domestic access. Our flourishing manufacturing sector is supported by the success of leading industries, targeted workforce development, and a workforce primed and trained to deliver.
The Power of Partnership
Eight counties allied and linked in a dynamic family of communities, the Greater Grenada Partnership offers comprehensive strength not merely in impressive numbers—a resident workforce in excess of 250,000—but also in a powerful depth of commitment. Working together, succeeding together, we are able to provide a wealth of assets and advantages to comprehensively answer your needs and all in a serenely sustainable environment.
Together the Greater Grenada Partnership is forging a greater future and expanding horizons across communities, across sectors. We don’t just pull for your success. We pull together to empower it. Join us today.
Latest News & Announcements
Resolute Forest Products Sold to Paper Excellence
Mar 1, 2023
Paper Excellence Welcomes Resolute Into Its Family of Companies (All financial information is in U.S. Dollars) RICHMOND, BC, March 1, 2023 /CNW/ - The Paper Excellence Group (the "Group"), through its...
Mar 1, 2023
March 1, 2023 To: Our valued customers and vendors Subject: Rebranding of RailUSA to Gulf & Atlantic Railways We are thrilled to share that our holding company has a new name, logo,...
Grenada Chosen for new RPN USDA Program
Apr 29, 2022
President Biden is committed to ensuring federal resources and opportunities that can benefit rural America actually reach rural America. Today, the Biden-Harris Administration is launching the Rural Partners Network (RPN),...
ICE Industries expands for the 6th time in Grenada.
Apr 9, 2022
Grenada's job market got a shot in the arm this week when Ice Industries added contracts for outdoor machine enclosures. Ice Industries, headquartered in Sylvania, Ohio, will be investing...
Grenada County awarded $500,000 industrial grant.
Mar 22, 2022
CLARKSDALE, MS – Delta Regional Authority (DRA) today announced a $4,696,894 investment that will boost economic development and improve the quality of life for Mississippi Delta communities and residents. ...
Grenada Railway Honored in 2021 Short Line and Regional Railroads of the Year
Nov 12, 2021
GRENADA RAILROAD In November 2011, the Grenada Railway was headed toward total abandonment. This Class III, once part of the longest railroad in the world, was going to be forgotten. It...
GENERAL CONTRACTOR SELECTED FOR MILWAUKEE TOOL
Nov 12, 2021
After a months-long, rigorous search process involving multiple construction companies, the Greater Grenada Partnership has been informed that Riley Construction has been selected as the general contractor for the Milwaukee...
“Build Better Together” Grenada Community Masterplan Announced
Nov 12, 2021
By ADAM PRESTRIDGE (/taxonomy/term/15415) - Publisher Thu, 10/21/2021 - 8:45 PM Anticipation runs high for Grenada residents as the wait continues for the first signs of construction of the mammoth Milwaukee...
MILWAUKEE OPENS DOORS TO GRENADA OFFICIALS
Aug 12, 2021
A great deal of behind-the-scenes work has transpired in anticipation for the ground-breaking of the Milwaukee Tool accessories manufacturing facility to be constructed in the I-55 Business and Technology Park...
Hankins Timber Investing in Grenada
May 21, 2021
Hankins Lumber investing in second sawmill operation in Grenada County Jackson, Miss. (May 21, 2021) – Hankins Lumber is expanding its presence in Grenada County by locating new sawmill operations, Hankins Timbers,...
Milwaukee Tool brings 800 new jobs to Grenada County
Apr 20, 2021
Grenada, Miss. (April 20, 2021) – Milwaukee Tool is expanding in Mississippi by constructing an accessories manufacturing facility in Grenada County. The project is a $60 million corporate investment and will create 800 jobs...
Back on track: Rescued from oblivion, Grenada Railroad delivers vital opportunity.
Apr 5, 2021
The history-rich Grenada Railroad has long been known for one dramatic rescue: On an April night in 1900, it was on its tracks that rail engineer Casey Jones became a legend...
BIEWER LUMBER – ANNOUNCES PLANS FOR A SECOND SAWMILL IN THE SOUTH
Jan 13, 2021
BIEWER LUMBER – ANNOUNCES PLANS FOR A SECOND SAWMILL IN THE SOUTH WINONA, MISSISSIPPI, January 13, 2021 – Executives from Biewer Lumber announce the development of a new state-of-the-art sawmill which will...
Guaranty Bank Breaks Ground
Oct 6, 2020
Property that was considered useless for years along the City of Grenada’s main thoroughfare has slowly transformed before the eyes of passing motorists over the last year. Today,...
$6.22 Million Grant for Grenada Railroad
Oct 6, 2020
WASHINGTON – U.S. Senators Roger Wicker, R-Miss., and Cindy Hyde-Smith, R-Miss., today announced the award of a $6,221,020 grant to Grenada Railroad, LLC., to complete the final phase of a...
Project Manager hired
May 26, 2020
The Grenada Area Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce the addition of a project manager that will be focused on community economic development. Mrs. Allyson Coleman, a native of...
Managing Director Hired
May 26, 2020
The Grenada Area Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce the addition of a managing director to oversee the daily operations of the Chamber of Commerce. Mr. Damon Tipton, a...
Millions Invested in Grenada Expansion
Jan 30, 2020
(By Joe Lee III) A local manufacturing industry is planning an expansion for the New Year that could ultimately produce a significant number of new jobs and capital investment for...
Entergy Grant Awarded for New GGP Brand
Jan 29, 2020
Grenada, Mississippi— The Greater Grenada Partnership will receive $2,500 from Entergy Mississippi to develop the new entity’s brand. The grant will also help establish a website design as...
Grenada Chosen for 2018 MEDC Community Development Award
Nov 18, 2019
Grenada, Mississippi – The Mississippi Economic Development Council (MEDC) announced that Grenada Sports Complex won the 2018 Community Economic Development Award (CEDA) on February 7, 2019. The CEDA program is a “Best...
U.S. Department of Commerce invest in infrastructure improvements
Sep 9, 2019
WASHINGTON – Today, the U.S. Department of Commerce’s Economic Development Administration (EDA) is awarding a $656,231 grant to the Grenada County Board of Supervisors, Grenada, Mississippi, to make...
Historic Milestone: Grenada Joins the Delta Council in Regional Economic Development
Mar 9, 2019
In a historical announcement Thursday night at the Greater Grenada Partnership annual meeting, Grenada County officially became the 19th county of the Delta Council service area. This announcement, which was...
Greater Grenada Partnership Gala
Mar 8, 2019
The Greater Grenada Partnership held its first annual gala on the evening of March 7th at the Regions Bank to celebrate the successes in economic development, the new partnerships, and...
The Grenada Railroad Moves Forward with Extensive Track and Bridge Rehabilitation Work
Feb 14, 2019
The Grenada Railroad (RailUSA) is making heavy investments in the Grenada Railroad. GRENADA, MS – February 14, 2019 – The Grenada Railroad, through the North Central Mississippi Regional Railroad Authority, and supported...
$170,400 in Grants for Rural Business Development
Feb 12, 2019
The Grenada County Economic Development District has received a $170,400 in Rural Business Development (RBG) grants from the United States Department of Agriculture. The grants will be used to support the...
$50,000 Grant for Industrial Park
Jan 28, 2019
The Grenada County Board of Supervisors has received a $50,000 grant from the Mississippi Development Authority's Site Development Grant Program. The grant is to be used to complete the design...
$10,000 Grants Received
Jan 17, 2019
GGCED Receives Two Community Development Grants The Grenada County Economic Development District was recently selected to receive two grants for community and economic development marketing. The grants were awarded by...
New Jobs Coming to Grenada
Jan 11, 2019
The Grenada County Board of Supervisors recently received a $392,665 grant from the Delta Regional Authority for a new economic development expansion project that will be located in the industrial park. ...
2200 Acre Paper Mill Road Industrial Parks
Location: Paper Mill Road, Grenada, MS 38901
Acreage: 2,200.00 acres
Rail Access: No
Zoning Type: Industrial