Economic Development in Parkersburg
In today’s interconnected and mobile society, companies can choose where they do business. Our goal is to provide multiple reasons to choose Parkersburg to grow existing businesses or locate new ones.
To foster an environment conducive to economic development and prepare for long-term growth, the City has streamlined its development review process, introduced tax incentives, and kept taxes low.
If you are planning to launch a new start-up, expand your existing business or develop property in the City of Parkersburg, please review the programs and resources below that can help you achieve your goals.
- Explore our incentive programs
- Learn more about our Partners in Progress for resources related to opening a new business in Parkersburg
- Get information about financial help through our facade program, designed to encourage the restoration and repair of commercial structures in the Central Business District.