The Mesa Planning and Zoning board approved plans for DSV Air & Sea to build a 1.7 million-square-foot logistics warehouse and office building near the Legacy Park sports complex. Kim Lofgreen, the marketing and business development manager for Mesa's Office of Economic Development, noted that there's no building in Mesa with a footprint that large.
Governor Sarah Huckabee Sanders of Arkansas announced several board and commission appointment changes. Among them are assignments to the Arkansas Economic Development Commission's Division of Science and Technology Board of Directors.
Recently, the EDA's Manufacturing Community of Practice, led by the American Manufacturing Communities Collaborative, held a roadshow in collaboration with the San Joaquin Valley Manufacturers Association, advocating for initiatives such as the Build Back Better Regional Challenge and the Good Jobs Challenge.