The New Portsmouth offers efficient Mobility via improved Infrastructure that ties our roads, rails, waterways, and people together. Thanks to our central location, you have access to the entire region’s dependable and... Read more

Inside Business Economic Development By Briana Adhikusuma With empty storefronts mixed in among businesses along High Street in downtown Portsmouth, the city is looking ahead to fill those vacant spaces. A big loss on... Read more

(PORTSMOUTH, VA – March 1, 2018) – The City of Portsmouth’s Department of Economic Development announced Kalmar USA Inc., a cargo handling solutions business, will expand its operations in Portsmouth’s Midtown business... Read more


BY COAST LIVE Shoreline, 360 Degrees of Opportunity. Find out about the exciting things happening there, and why you should make Portsmouth your destination on Small Business Saturday, November 26th. READ FULL ARTICLE Read more

By Jonathan Black PORTSMOUTH – There’s a deep history among the bars and restaurants of Portsmouth’s High Street and its surrounding area. Homes dating back to the 18th century line the streets of Olde Towne, while the... Read more

INSIDE BUSINESS ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT Sandra J. Pennecke The future of Portsmouth, according to Mayor John Rowe Jr., is so bright he has to wear his shades. In fact, every attendee at the Portsmouth State of the City... Read more

INSIDE BUSINESS ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT By Briana Adhikusuma It’s been around three years since Skyler Pittman first ventured into opening his own distillery. And now that he’s getting closer to opening in mid-October,... Read more

INSIDE BUSINESS ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT By Briana Adhikusuma The sound of cranes moving around large, steel structures and the steady beeping sound of construction vehicles in reverse could be heard as a new warehouse began... Read more