Adams County, PA

Adams County project

TCG with TischlerBise prepared a market assessment and development strategy for Adams County, Pennsylvania. As a economic development consultants, the focus was on expanding economic activity, including technology-driven manufacturing and utilizing the areas natural, cultural and agricultural, including those that now and in the future may attract tourists. One focus of the Adams County project was on “value added” to increase ag activity revenues through agri-tourism as well as research; while another focus was on increasing the use of technology in the “fruit belt” area of the County. The Chesapeake Group, with TischlerBise Associates, is currently assessing the economic impact of the Historic Fruit Belt on Adams County’s economy and is developing a model for the continued use in periodic evaluations of impact in the future.