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Chamber Restructures Roundtables, Introduces Legislative Scorecard

In February, the Chamber introduced a new format for our popular Legislative Roundtables. The restructured event, from an open-floor format to an issue-specific discussion, ensures that we can better focus on issues and legislation that is of most importance to the Hanover business community, with the ultimate goal of ensuring that the voice of the […]

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Chamber Apprenticeship Program Approves New Partners

The Hanover Chamber’s Apprenticeship program recently added two new partners, Abbottstown Industries and Precision Cut Industries. Both manufacturers have a strong need for young talent to replace their retiring workers, a problem that most in the manufacturing industry are facing. The new partners were approved by the Pennsylvania Department of Labor and Industry in February, […]

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2017-2018 Leadership Hanover Class to Graduate in April

Leadership Hanover will graduate its sixth class on April 10, 2018. Meeting once day a month for six months, the program focuses on key components of the community, including: education, economic development, health and wellness, local government and state government. This year’s class was the program’s largest yet, with 17 students representing companies such as […]

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Downtown Hanover Applies for Redevelopment Grant Funds

The Downtown Hanover Area once again submitted three Redevelopment Assistance Capital Program (RACP) Grant applications in the first round of 2018. The projects included in those grants, as laid out below, are to help infuse redevelopment projects with public dollars to make projects viable in our community. The Redevelopment Assistance Capital Program (RACP) is a […]

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Main Street Hanover Streetscape Plan Moves Forward

Downtown Hanover Streetscape: Design and Beautification Plan Moves Forward The Borough of Hanover and Main Street Hanover, through the Downtown Economic Development Committee of the Borough Council, have chosen a consultant to conduct the Downtown Hanover Streetscape Design and Beautification Plan. This plan will help to chart a multi-year, multi-phase effort to make physical improvements […]

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Hanover Chamber and Elsner featured in Catalyst Magazine

The Hanover Chamber and Elsner Engineering were recently featured in the PA Chamber’s publication, Catalyst Magazine. To view the article, click this link, or scroll below. Elsner Engineering Teams Up With Hanover Chamber, Dept. of Labor and Industry to Tackle Jobs Skills Gap Fall 2017 Catalyst Like so many companies in Pennsylvania, Elsner Engineering in […]

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Main Street Hanover Transitions to Formal Non-Profit Organization

In January, Main Street Hanover will begin the process of formalizing as a 501c3 organization under the leadership of a new Board of Directors. This transition, which has been in the making for over a year, will begin with the first meeting of the yet to be appointed Board of Directors. Upon approval of by-laws, […]

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