Richmond Industrial Development Corporation receives community investment from LBAR

Lexington, KY (March 16, 2021) – Continuing a long-term commitment to healthy communities for central Kentucky homeowners, the Lexington-Bluegrass Association of REALTORS® (LBAR) announced its $2,000 investment in the Richmond Industrial Development Corporation. Over the past 17 years, LBAR has made available close to $600,000 to promote economic development across central Kentucky. This annual initiative…

‘Continuing a long-term commitment’: RIDC receives $2,000 grant

In efforts to “continue a long-term commitment to healthy communities for central Kentucky homeowners,” the Lexington-Bluegrass Association of Realtors (LBAR) presented a $2,000 check to the Richmond Industrial Development Corporation (RIDC) Monday morning. The investment in Richmond’s Industrial Development Corporation supports activities directly related to job creation, expansion and retention in the area. According to…

Appreciating Richmond Industry

The Richmond Industrial Development Corporation held a luncheon at the Madison County Extension Office to appreciate its industry and celebrate growth. Attendants heard from Richmond Mayor Robert Blythe, Madison County Schools Superintendent David Gilliam and Lee Lingo, the executive director of Kentucky Association of Manufacturing. Gilliam gave a presentation demonstrating two new technical schools to…

New industry comes to Richmond

The city of Richmond was excited to share with community members the welcoming of the newest manufacturing facility, TRB Lightweight Structures, which has the potential to create 40 to 50 new jobs. The announcement was made via Facebook, reading, “As a joint venture with Toyota Tsusho America, this 40,000 square foot facility will use modern…