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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.

Latest News & Announcements

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...

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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...

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“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...

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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...

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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,...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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,...

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$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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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$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...

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$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...

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$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...

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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. ...

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Featured Property

870 Acre Air Industrial Park

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Location: Air Industrial Park Rd, Grenada, MS 38901
Acreage: 870.00 acres
Zoning Type: Industrial

Contact:
Matthew Harrison
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662-229-9502

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