Economic Development

We greatly appreciate your interest in doing business in the City of Hagerstown!

Click here for a packet of information regarding the
City of Hagerstown Incentive and Business Support Programs.

This packet includes information on the following programs:

Incentive Programs

  • Invest Hagerstown – First Third Grant Program
  • Enterprise Zone
  • Partners in Economic Progress (PEP) Program
  • Revolving Loan Program
  • Arts & Entertainment District
  • Sign and Façade Grant


  • Grand Opening Ceremonies and Business Anniversary Celebrations
  • Zoning Compliance / Obtaining a Business License


  • Small Business Development Center (SBDC) and SCORE Contact Information
  • City Center Map showing various incentive district boundaries located in the City Center, the Enterprise Zone is the CC-MU Zoning area
  • Map of the Enterprise Zone with expanded boundaries effective 06/15/13
The Enterprise Zone is administered by the Hagerstown-Washington County Economic Development Commission (EDC). Point of Contact is:
Robert Mandley
Ph: 240-313-2280

Click on the following links for more information and the application form:
Application: download

Contact Us!

Our team welcomes getting to know you and answering any questions you may have.

For all other inquiries, please contact:
Jill M. Frick, Director, (301) 739-8577 ext 141,

Brenda Hawbaker, Administrative Coordinator, (301) 739-8577 ext. 111,

Amanda Whitmore, Downtown Coordinator, (301) 739-8577 ext 822,
Randy Gray, Business Development Specialist, (301) 739-8577 ext 141,
Sherrie-Lynn Davis, Staff Assistant, (301) 739-8577 ext 838,
Lauren Metz, Event Coordinator, (301) 739-8577 ext 116,

Emily Jones, Gallery Manager, (240) 520-1407,
  1. Jill Frick

    Director of Community & Economic Development

  2. Brenda Hawbaker

    Administrative Coordinator

  3. Physical Address
    14 N. Potomac St.
    Ste. 200a
    Hagerstown, MD 21740

    Phone: (301) 739-8577 Ext. 111