Economic Development Authority
The seven member Economic Development Authority sponsors economic development for the Town of West Point. Current projects include waterfront redevelopment, a residential market analysis and downtown redevelopment.
An integrated transportation system of highways, railroads, airports and seaports ensures that businesses can reach their markets and get shipments from suppliers efficiently.
The Middle Peninsula Regional Airport, a public general aviation airport, is located approximately two mile Southeast of the Town of West Point, off of Virginia Route 33.
The 93-acre West Point Industrial Park is available to accommodate manufacturing, technology, and warehouse distribution companies. Its location is only minutes from Highway 33 and Interstate 64. There are various sized parcels to match site requirements. Fully serviced sites include underground electrical service, fiber optics with ISDN, competitive pricing, protective covenants, and fast track permitting.
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From tax credits to tax exemptions, the Commonwealth of Virginia offers incentives to companies who invest in Virginia. For a comprehensive list, please see A Virginia Guide To Business Incentives.
For a list of West Point area businesses and a word from the Chamber of Commerce click here.
Economic Development Authority Board: 4 year term
EDA Meeting Minutes
Building Code Board of Appeals
The seven member Planning Commission is responsible for the Comprehensive Plan and also for "guiding the coordinated...development of the area, in accordance with present and probable future needs, to best promote the health, safety, morals, order, convenience, prosperity and general welfare of the inhabitants." See related issues:
Stuart L. Daniel
James E. Vadas
Planning Commission Meeting Minutes