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ECDC Announces 1st Recipient of Small Business Development Loan Program

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The City of Rushville recently assisted Gettinger Family Custom Meats, Inc. (GFCM) with a Small Business Loan Program loan for the purchase of refrigerators, meat cutting equipment and working capital.  GFCM currently operates a custom processing plant and retail shop located approximately 7 miles outside city limits.  The business currently does custom meat processing of [Read More…]

DuPont Pioneer and INTAT Precision Plan Expansions and Job Growth

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RUSHVILLE, IN – Great things are happening in Rush County!  Two of its major employers, Pioneer Hi-Bred International, Inc. and INTAT have recently announced plans to expand their facilities.  INTAT, a global manufacturer of OEM cast and machined precision castings serving the automotive industry will make at a minimum, a $26 million investment.  This includes [Read More…]

Trane Company Celebrates 100 Years of Innovation!

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The Trane Company, local manufacturer of air handling systems, celebrated its 100th anniversary with an Open House on April 19th.  Tours of the Rushville plant were conducted by employees who explained they make several versions of the VAV (variable-air-volume) units here.  This plant opened in 1971 with 7 employees; today the nearly 150 highly skilled [Read More…]

Rush Memorial Hospital earns ACR accreditation

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RUSHVILLE — Rush Memorial Hospital has been awarded accreditation in mammography as the result of a recent review by the American College of Radiology (ACR). Mammography is a specific type of imaging test that uses a low-dose x-ray system to examine breasts. A mammography exam, called a mammogram, is used to aid in the early [Read More…]

Small business loans available via Rush County ECDC

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RUSHVILLE,  IN – Low interest small business loans are available through the city of Rushville and Rush County Economic and Community Development Corporation (ECDC).  The goal of the program is to help local businesses obtain capital in an effort to create or retain jobs in Rushville and Rush County. Loans can be made to a [Read More…]