Current Projects

We are proud of the successes of our business community. See what projects are currently taking place in the City because it is a "Good idea!" to be part of our local economy. 

Here's what happening now in Fitchburg:


FORWARD FITCHBURG CITY IN MOTION UPDATE COMPLETE


The Fitchburg Community and Economic Development Authority (CEDA) and the Fitchburg Chamber Visitor + Business Bureau (FVCBB) have again partnered to update the economic development strategic plan. Madison-based, Vandewalle and Associates were selected to lead this initiative.  The last plan was completed in 2012 and is known as the City in Motion document.  CEDA and the FCVBB in the past five years have completed many of the action items outlined in the City in Motion document.  Click here for a detailed list of completed strategic directives.

The 2018-2022 City in Motion document is now available.  We have several exciting initiatives coming forward so stay tuned. 


FITCHBURG HOUSING GOALS, STRATEGIES, TOOLKIT AND IMPLEMENTATION PLAN COMPLETE


In June of 2017, the City of Fitchburg and the Fitchburg Community and Economic Development Authority, which serves as the City's Housing Authority issued an Request for Proposal to hire a consultant to conduct research, analysis, focus groups and municipal requirements to create housing goals. strategies, toolkit and implementation plan to meet the current and future housing needs with a focus on affordability for the Fitchburg residents.  MSA Professional Services assisted by Urban Assets were selected to complete the project.  To view the plan, click here.

​PROMEGA CORPORATION BREAKS GROUND ON $170 MILLION NEW RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT FACILITY

The new 270,000 square foot, research, development and manufacturing facility is under construction.  The new facility will house 100 new positions.  


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