Innovation District Task Force annual meeting held

An annual meeting of the Innovation District Task Force was held on October 17 at Gateway City Arts. Deemed as “the best example of cooperative project implementation happening in the state” by EOHED Secretary Greg Bialecki, the Task Force meeting featured an update on the progress of the Innovation-Based Economic Development Strategy for Holyoke and the Pioneer Valley, which was released one year ago in 2011. The strategy was developed to maximize the economic benefits of the Continue Reading →

Holyoke Redrawing Its Economic Map

Massachusetts Technology Collaborative (MTC) praised Holyoke for its efforts and innovative approaches for economic development.

The MTC  follows Holyoke’s economic development efforts in what it called ‘A Compelling Story’ in a recent newsletter to its stakeholders. The statewide organization highlighted local successes in innovation, creative economy, energy, manufacturing, technology and others. Click here to see the entire feature.

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