Congressman Buddy Carter visits McIntosh County Industrial Development Authority

Congressman Buddy Carter came to Darien on October 18th for an update from McIntosh County Industrial Development Authority (IDA) about the Oaks on the River plans for Darien's riverfront.

October 27th, 2017|News|

GRAD Certified in McIntosh County

GRAD Certified in McIntosh County    We are so pleased to announce that we are Georgia Ready for Accelerated Development (GRAD) Certified in our Tidewater Industrial Complex in McIntosh County.  We have plenty of land and we're conveniently located near Interstate 95 and within 45 minutes to Savannah, GA and 45 minutes to Jacksonville, FL.  Bring [...]

October 18th, 2017|News|

Oaks on the River

  Oaks on the River Oaks on the River plan in motion; a turning point in Darien’s economic potential Wheels are now in motion for a McIntosh County’s native son’s vision and commitment to utilize a portion of historic Darien’s River bluff for a rebirth of economic potential. On Oct. 4, the McIntosh County Industrial [...]

October 11th, 2017|News|

McIntosh County: Now is the time!!

McIntosh County: Now is the time! By Kathleen Russell Now is the time for all of McIntosh County’s people to come together for the good our wonderfully unique, beautiful, historical and loving community that is filled with natural resources and opportunities to turn our tide to a prosperous, healthy, educated and joyous place to live, [...]

October 6th, 2017|News|

McIntosh County Academy is Named One of the Best High Schools in America by US News & World Report

As reported in The Darien News, June 1, 2017 issue: McIntosh County Academy is Named One of the Best High Schools in America by US News & World Report Special to the News “U.S. News & World Report recently released its 2017 “Best High Schools in America” report and for the first time, McIntosh County [...]

May 31st, 2017|News|

The Savannah Harbor Expansion Project – Harbor Deepening Update

From Griff Lynch:  Harbor Deepening Project Update    

April 10th, 2017|News|

New Industrial Development Authority Board Members

As reported in the March 9, 2017 edition of The Darien News   New Industrial Development Authority board members, King and Williams, are sworn in The newly appointed McIntosh County Industrial Development Authority (MCIDA) board members, TK King, left, and Ray Williams, Center, were sworn in by Attorney Jay Duncan on Tuesday, February 28, 2017.  [...]

March 8th, 2017|News|

Good News for McIntosh as it qualifies for Tier 1 Job Tax Credit Program in 2017

Good News for McIntosh as it qualifies for Tier 1 Job Tax Credit Program in 2017 As reported in the February 9, 2017 edition of The Darien News There is good news for McIntosh County when it is placed in a Tier 1 classification in Georgia. Though the ranking puts this county among the 71 [...]

February 9th, 2017|News|

PRESS RELEASE – GPA achieves record, double-digit growth in December

Excerpt from the Georgia Ports Authority Press Release dated January 23, 2017 GPA achieves record, double-digit growth in December Inland terminal breaks ground Savannah, Ga. - Jan. 23, 2017 - The Georgia Ports Authority marked 12.3 percent container volume growth in December, moving 292,172 twenty-foot equivalent container units, an increase of 32,099 TEUs compared to [...]

January 23rd, 2017|News|

Press Release: McIntosh County, Georgia qualifies for Tier 1 Job Tax Credit Program for 2017

Press Release The Department of Community Affairs (DCA) announcement: McIntosh County, Georgia qualifies for Tier 1 Job Tax Credit Program for 2017  Annually the Georgia DCA ranks all 159 counties based on certain economic factors and divides the counties into a tier system.  Darien, GA, January 3, 2017:  McIntosh County now qualifies as a Tier [...]

January 3rd, 2017|News|