Welcome to the Virginia Economic Development Partnership’s Ally Information Exchange.

This site is designed to help you, the local or regional economic developer, in furthering your community’s corporate recruitment goals. It can be used as an interactive tool for property and community profile updates as well as to obtain general information specific to economic development in the Commonwealth of Virginia.

VEDP's Mission Statement

To enhance the quality of life and raise the standard of living for all Virginians, in collaboration with Virginia communities, through aggressive business recruitment, expansion assistance, and trade development, thereby expanding the tax base and creating higher-income employment opportunities.

Virginia Business Ready Sites Program

The Virginia Business Ready Sites Program (VBRSP) promotes characterization and development of industrial and commercial sites (containing a minimum of 100 contiguous, developable acres). Applications for Round 2 Characterization Grants will be accepted January 8 through February 6, 2018. For more information click here.

Virginia Brownfields Fund

Applications for FY 2018 VBAF Site Assessment and Planning Grants are currently being accepted on an ongoing basis. New FY 2018 Guidelines and Application materials are now available. Click here for details.