Putnam County Development Authority
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Putnam County Development Authority
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PCDA: Helping businesses thrive.

Putnam County is located on the industrial corridor of I-64 between West Virginia’s two largest cities – Huntington, and the capital city of Charleston. There are a wide variety of industries represented in the region, including automotive, advanced manufacturing, metals, research and development, chemical manufacturing, logistics, and, construction. The strong manufacturing base in Putnam County benefits from a workshed population of 675,054, cost of living 10% lower than the U.S. average, among the lowest industrial energy rates in the United States.

Assistance is available for prospective and existing businesses as well as site selection professionals. The Putnam County Development Authority (PCDA) offers free, comprehensive services to assist you in making the best decision on where to locate or expand your business. If you would like to schedule a visit with our local and state existing business representatives, call or email our offices today.

PCDA & Area News

February 2, 2018 – Officials say road projects, Marcellus Shale energizing West Virginia
CHARLESTON — Upcoming highway projects and opportunities in the energy sector have the potential to create many jobs and economic opportunities throughout the state, officials said.
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January 31, 2018 – West Virginia Constitutional Amendment Would Roll Back Property Taxes on Machinery and Equipment
The Just Cut Taxes and Win (JCTAW) Amendment would phase down the assessed value of tangible industrial machinery, equipment, and inventory personal property between 2020 and 2026, from its current 60 percent assessment ratio to 0 percent by fiscal year 2027.
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February 3, 2018 – Capital High student 3-D prints a new hand for his friend
A senior in Capital High School’s two-year engineering course, Alex recently 3-D printed a prosthetic hand for 11-year-old Evan Hines, a fifth-grader at Ruffner Elementary School.
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Physical Address:
971 State Route 34
Hurricane, WV 25526

Mailing Address:
971 WV Route 34
Hurricane, WV 25526
(Adjacent to Holiday Inn Express)

(304) 757-0318

(304) 757-7448