ACEDC Invites Public to Annual Membership Meeting, January 12


The Adams County Economic Development Corporation (ACEDC) will hold its 27th Annual Membership Meeting at Liberty Mountain Resort, Carroll Valley, on January 12.
Liberty Mountain Resort, Carroll Valley

Greatest successes of 2016: “Identifying shared focus with community partners”

Adams County’s largest economic development event of the year, the 27th Annual Membership Meeting of the Adams County Economic Development Corporation (ACEDC), is set for January 12 beginning at 5 pm at Liberty Mountain Resort. Business and community leaders are encouraged to attend; the RSVP deadline is Friday, January 6 by calling 717-334-0042 or emailing

“Some of the greatest economic development successes we’ve accomplished over the past year include identifying a shared focus with community partners and implementing ground-breaking new partnerships and programs which are carrying us into 2017,” says Robin Fitzpatrick, ACEDC President. Continue reading ACEDC Invites Public to Annual Membership Meeting, January 12


ACEDC Annual Meeting Celebrates Agriculture

Above: The Historic Round Barn and Farm Market, Biglerville PA

This column was originally published in the Gettysburg Times, September 10, 2015

By Robin Fitzpatrick

As fall approaches, our gorgeous Adams County vistas are filled with harvesting scenes, thanks to our agricultural bounty. Those scenes might not typically come to mind when one thinks of “economic development,” however agriculture plays an integral role in Adams County’s economy.

On October 8, ACEDC will celebrate its 26-year history with a special emphasis on agriculture, at the organization’s Annual Meeting. And what better place to celebrate, than at one of the county’s agricultural gems—Beech Springs Farm, Orrtanna. Continue reading ACEDC Annual Meeting Celebrates Agriculture