News Archive

Magna to Invest $426 Million and create 920 Jobs in St. Clair, Michigan  
October 25, 2022
- Watch Magna Press Conference & Groundbreaking / Video Produced by EBWTV  Magna Electric Vehicle Structures (MEVS) is making a major EV battery production investment of $426 million in a second state-of-the art manufacturing facility in St. Clair County, Michigan.  The facility constructed in the St. Clair Industrial Park in 2021...

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$9.5 Million Dollar Affordable Housing Project Coming to Port Huron / Woda Cooper Companies
September 8, 2022
- Early Concept Rendering - Port Huron, Michigan  - River District Site ($9.5 Million Investment by Woda Cooper companies) Port Huron, Michigan Woda Cooper Companies has reached an agreement with the City of Port Huron to purchase the site at 3550 Electric Avenue for $1 in exchange for development of "missing middle"...

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Opening Soon:  State of Michigan’s Grant Program for Worker Training
September 8, 2022
- Does Your Company: Spend money on employee training & skill development? Need an effective training plan for new hires? Want to upskill existing workers & prepare them for higher responsibilities? Need to reduce skills gaps in the workplace & boost morale?  If the answer is yes to any of...

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SC4 selected to host first round of NJCAA Division II Men’s and Women’s Soccer National Championships
August 25, 2022
- St. Clair County, Michigan  SC4 was selected to host the first round of the NJCAA Division II Men’s and Women’s Soccer National Championships this October. Mark your calendar to see some of the best collegiate teams from across the Midwest compete on our...

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Familiarization Tour - Welcomes 20 Meeting Planners to St. Clair County, MI.
August 23, 2022
- Port Huron, Michigan – This week the Blue Water Area Convention and Visitors Bureau Team is hosting a Familiarization Tour for 20 meeting planners, each planning for multiple associations from around the state. The overnight trip is packed with sightseeing excursions, eatery tastings, team building exercises and facility tours. Some...

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In St. Clair County, we launch boats & businesses
July 1, 2022
- As part of the EDA's talent attraction efforts in 2022, digital, print and social media campaigns highlighted the region's blue water assets.  We are fortunate to live in a beautiful waterfront community that not only boasts a great quality of life, but offers a healthy business climate for...

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EDA Reports Mid-Year Economic Impact: $135 Million
June 30, 2022
- As of June 2022, St. Clair County welcomed: eight area expansion & retention projects totaling $91 million fifteen commercial / community investment projects totaling $28 million eight new businesses  totaling $15 million.  This results in nearly $135 million in investment and economic growth with a total of 311 new jobs announced Y-T-D for...

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The Boardwalk Theatre Celebrates Groundbreaking in June
June 28, 2022
- The EDA team was excited to take part in the groundbreaking ceremony for the new St. Clair performing arts venue, now officially named "The Boardwalk Theatre" on Tuesday, June 28. As part of a naming contest, it was announced the winner is receiving complimentary season tickets for the venue'...

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Duke Broadband receives $858,227 Grant to Increase High-Speed Internet
June 23, 2022
- It was announced by the Governor on June 14, that EDA Member Duke Broadband would receive an $858,227 grant award towards a $1.3 million fiber project in St. Clair County's Ira Township. The project will connect 367 locations (homes and businesses) with high speed fiber with speeds up to 1/.1 Gigabytes per second....

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$1.24 Million Grant Helps St. Clair County Secure Ontario-based Axiom Engineered Systems
May 25, 2022
- On March 24, 2022, the Michigan Strategic Fund awarded a $1.24 million grant to Ontario-based Axiom Engineered Systems, LLC.  The company will bring operations to the Village of Capac in St. Clair County, Michigan and create up to 200 new jobs, paying an average wage of $25 per hour or more.  Axiom...

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