Northern Panhandle Investment

Capital Investments in the Northern Panhandle mean future opportunities for our communities.

Federal, State, Local, & Philanthropic Grants & Loans

TOTAL: $28,475,664 funding awarded to date



Beech Bottom Industrial Park (Former Wheeling Corrugating Plant in Beech Bottom)–$522,500

Town of Bethany–$17,500

Brooke Glass (Wellsburg)–$547,000

Former Follansbee Steel (Follansbee)–$1,312,500

Wheeling-Nisshin (Follansbee)–$5,000,000

Bidell Gas Compression (Weirton)–$2,250,000

Jimmy Carey Stadium (Weirton)–$213,500

Maple Manufacturing Company, former Ball Corporation (Weirton)–$1,575,000

The Lodge at the Williams (Weirton)–$77,500

Call Building (New Cumberland)–$22,500

Rock Springs Business Park (Former TS&T in Chester)–$3,096,200


$600,000 USEPA Coalition Assessment Grant (2016)

$743,164 Broadband Infrastructure Grant (2013)

$200,000 USEDA Planning Grant (2010 Economic Adjustment Strategy)

$400,000 USEPA Community Wide Assessment Grant (2009)

$11,633,300 US Small Business Administration Loans (42 business loans from 2010 to 2016)

Investment Allocations

Hancock County

Public Investment:   $    11,245,344
Private Investment:  $148,260,000

TOTAL: $154,505,344

Brooke County

Public Investment:   $   22,292,810
Private Investment:  $112,142,873

TOTAL:  $134,435,683