Alliance Blog & News

YCEA Seeks Fall Interns

The YCEA Fall internship application is now available here. Applications are due Friday, Aug. 10 and can be emailed to LGross@yceapa.org. Interns will have the opportunity to gain a firsthand experience working on Economic Development projects throughout York County, large and small scale event planning, organizational marketing efforts, and membership relations. The many facets of … Continue reading YCEA Seeks Fall Interns


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YCEA Launches YoCo Bloom Micro-Grant Program

York, PA – (June 20, 2018) – The York County Economic Alliance is proud to announce a new initiative – YoCo Bloom. This micro-grant program will award two $2,500 grants to small business members of YCEA in the YoCo community. The grants will act as a stepping stone for small businesses to create lasting change … Continue reading YCEA Launches YoCo Bloom Micro-Grant Program


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York County Industrial Development Authority Announces Brand Flag for Yorktowne

The historic Yorktowne Hotel inks deal to join Tapestry Collection by Hilton YORK, Pa. – (May 15, 2018) – The York County Industrial Development Authority (YCIDA), staffed by YCEA, is proud to announce the historic Yorktowne Hotel will be part of Tapestry Collection by Hilton. “This is a vital and impactful step in the new … Continue reading York County Industrial Development Authority Announces Brand Flag for Yorktowne


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The Yorktowne Continues to Give with York College Partnership

The York County Industrial Development Authority (YCIDA), staffed by YCEA, has partnered with the York College Hospitality Management program to involve students in working on an important project leading up to the Grand Opening of the new Yorktowne. Working in a supervised Independent Study Program, three students will participate in a very unique learning opportunity … Continue reading The Yorktowne Continues to Give with York College Partnership


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York County Industrial Development Authority Partners with Police Departments for Unique Opportunity

Nov. 28, 2017 The York County Industrial Development Authority (YCIDA), staffed by YCEA, recently partnered with the York City and York County Police Departments to make the Yorktowne Hotel available for training usage. “Part of the ongoing mission of the York County Quick Response Team is building community partnerships,” said John P. Hanuska, Patrol Sergeant … Continue reading York County Industrial Development Authority Partners with Police Departments for Unique Opportunity


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YCEA Announces SCORE Partnership

11.29.17 The York County Economic Alliance is proud to announce a new partnership with Susquehanna SCORE to strengthen small businesses in York County and beyond. “SCORE is a vital tool for small businesses and entrepreneurship,” said Kevin Schreiber, President and CEO of YCEA. “While SCORE was always part of our toolbelt of assistance for York … Continue reading YCEA Announces SCORE Partnership


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YCEA Entity Secures Financing for Legacy’s Expansion

The Economic Development Corporation facilitates loan programs for Legacy.   Hanover, PA – (November 10, 2017) – Legacy, a leading designer and producer of collegiate and resort headwear, apparel, fashion accessories and home décor, received funding this month through an entity of the York County Economic Alliance (YCEA). Funds will be used to expand its … Continue reading YCEA Entity Secures Financing for Legacy’s Expansion


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2017 Directors’ DrawDown and Silent Auction – Featured Item

FEATURED ITEM   Kohler Generator 5.0 – customizable, portable power that can run for up to 20 hours. Designed for camping or occasional power outages. Donated by Ascom, Inc./Winter Engine Generator Service, Inc.              Don’t miss you chance to bid on this, and many other items at the 2017 Director’s … Continue reading 2017 Directors’ DrawDown and Silent Auction – Featured Item


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Notice to Bidders for Yorktowne Hotel

NOTICE TO BIDDERS  Read on Smart Big Site Kinsley Construction, Inc., on behalf of the York County Industrial Development Authority (“Owner”), is seeking sealed bids for four demolition contracts for the Yorktowne Hotel project. Bid Package 1: Selective Demolition/Asbestos Abatement Bid Package 2: Bulk Demolition Bid Package 3: Mechanical Demolition Bid Package 4: Electrical Demolition … Continue reading Notice to Bidders for Yorktowne Hotel


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IDA Update

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