Enterprise Zones

Enterprise Zones

The Virginia Enterprise Zone Program remains a critical tool in supporting business expansion and location in Newport News. During the most recent grant cycle, the Virginia Enterprise Zone program benefited 17 Newport News businesses by providing approximately $644,000 in incentives for real property improvements and job creation. Newport News continues to be among the top users of the Enterprise Zone program in the state, consistently leveraging a significant share of grant dollars set aside to support the growth of qualifying businesses.