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Flowfold Finalizes Acquisition of New Headquarters

Flowfold continues growth streak and will be expanding their team and moving its headquarters to Gorham as early as November of this year. Portland, ME; October 3, 2018‐ Flowfold, a rapidly growing outdoor and lifestyle brand, is excited to announce the acquisition of a 7,500 sq ft multi-tenant industrial building in Gorham, Maine. The building […]

GEDC guests at Westbrook Rotary

On March 20, 2018 the GEDC staff and board members were guest speakers at the Westbrook/Gorham Rotary Club’s weekly luncheon. Tom Ellsworth, GEDC President, spoke on the mission of the GEDC and current business development projects, and Dan Nichols, GEDC board member, spoke on the Gorham Village Alliance as part of the MaineDowntown Network program. […]

Sebago Brewing opens new Brewery/Tasting Room on Rt 25

Today marks a special day for Sebago Brewing Co. and The Town of Gorham as the company officially opens its Brewery on Rt 25. You can read a great profile on the company in today’s Press Herald by going to: https://www.pressherald.com/2018/02/27/new-home-next-level-for-maines-sebago-brewing-co/

Gorham 4th Safest Town in Maine

Gorham has recently been identified as the 4th safest town in Maine! Read about it at: https://www.alarms.org/safest-cities-in-maine-2018 The northernmost state of the contiguous United States, Maine can also make a convincing argument to be considered the nation’s safest: its violent crime rate of 1.97 per 1,000 inhabitants is the lowest of any state. Whether it […]

Maine Downtown Network Application Update

On friday September 15th, The Town of Gorham hosted the Maine Downtown Advisory Council as part of an application to become a member of the Maine Downtown Network. The visit included a walking tour of the village and was attended by members of the Advisory Council, town staff, and the Gorham Village Alliance Organizational Committee. Membership in […]

TNT Re opens for business

In early May 2016, TNT Quickstop on Lower Main Street was destroyed by fire. The fire started as a car fire in a wash bay and quickly spread to the entire property resulting in a total loss.. A little over a year later, with friends and well wishers in attendance, owner Todd Flannery cut the […]

Sebago Brewing Company breaks ground on new manufacturing plant

On a picture perfect morning, employees of Sebago Brewing Company were joined by friends and local officials to break ground on their new 35,000 sq. ft. manufacturing plant located on Lower Main Street. This project is the next step in the success of Sebago Brewing which began as a up start brew operation in a small building […]

GEDC goes on site visits

Under sunny skies the GEDC, town staff, and elected officials toured two of our newest business expansion projects in Gorham. Thirsty Turf Irrigation in the Gorham Industrial Park and Woods Excavating, Inc. in the New Portland Parkway recently completed new construction projects that will enable them to expand their operations. We want to thank Josh […]

Century 21 Real Estate opens new office

The GEDC and Town of Gorham would like to congratulate Greg and Angela Fall on the opening of their new Real Estate office at 380 Main Street, Gorham! Greg and Angela hosted a ribbon cutting with refreshments on Friday July 30, 2016 to celebrate the new building. Attendee’s included town officials and local real estate […]

Woods Excavating Construction Underway

The new home of Woods Excavating is taking shape in the New Portland Parkway. The 4,800 sq. ft. steel building will house their equipment and offices as the company embarks on an expansion. We are pleased the company, which provides excavating services for residential and commercial projects, has chosen to grow in Gorham! The company […]