Portsmouth Economic Development Report

Portsmouth Economic Development Report

The New Portsmouth offers efficient Mobility via improved Infrastructure that ties our roads, rails, waterways, and people together. Thanks to our central location, you have access to the entire region’s dependable and trainable Workforce, as well as effective access...

Portsmouth Looks to Fill Empty Spaces Downtown

Inside Business Economic Development By Briana Adhikusuma With empty storefronts mixed in among businesses along High Street in downtown Portsmouth, the city is looking ahead to fill those vacant spaces. A big loss on the horizon is the three-story, 33,000-square-foot...

Kalmar USA Expands Operations in City of Portsmouth

(PORTSMOUTH, VA – March 1, 2018) – The City of Portsmouth’s Department of Economic Development announced Kalmar USA Inc., a cargo handling solutions business, will expand its operations in Portsmouth’s Midtown business district in March 2018. Kalmar USA Inc., an...

12 Hours in Portsmouth’s Olde Towne

By Jonathan Black PORTSMOUTH – There’s a deep history among the bars and restaurants of Portsmouth’s High Street and its surrounding area. Homes dating back to the 18th century line the streets of Olde Towne, while the occasional blast of a ship horn sounds from...