Industrial Development Authority of Dickenson County

Function & Purpose

The Industrial Development Authority (IDA) of Dickenson County, Virginia was created by the Dickenson County Board of Supervisors pursuant to the Industrial Development and Revenue Bond Act, Title 15.1, Chapter 33 of the Code of Virginia 1950, for the purposes of promoting industry, development of trade by inducing manufacturing, industrial, governmental and commercial enterprises to locate in or remain in Dickenson County, and furthering the use of the County's agricultural products and natural resources. The IDA furthers its objectives through the development of publicly-owned industrial parks and financing assistance for the attraction of new or expansion of existing industry within the County. The IDA is composed of a seven member Board of Directors appointed by the Dickenson County Board of Supervisors for four year terms.

Mission Statement

To promote a vibrant, diversified, and sustainable economy to enhance the quality of life for the citizens of Dickenson County.


The Industrial Development Authority of Dickenson County, Virginia, and its representatives promise the following level of service:

  • Confidentiality - Confidentiality is extremely important to any economic development project. We are committed to our prospects and fully understand and respect the need of confidentiality.
  • Information Services - DCIDA and its representatives promise timely and honest information that is as accurate as possible.
  • Liaison Services - DCIDA and its representatives will gladly act as an independent liaison between any project and confidentially gather any local information.

Learn More

To learn more about the Dickenson County Industrial Development Authority and for detailed information regarding our communities, incentives, and site availabilities, please contact the director at (276) 926-1699.

Monthly Meeting

Held regularly on the 4th Monday of each month.

6:00 PM at the Dickenson Center for Education & Research, Admin Suite Conference Room, located 818 Happy Valley Drive, Clintwood, VA.

This institution is an equal opportunity provider and employer.

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  1. Dana Cronkhite

    Economic Development Director

  2. Industrial Development Authority

    Physical Address
    818 Happy Valley Drive
    P.O. Box 1989
    Clintwood, VA 24228


    Fax: (276) 926-1649


    Monday through Friday
    8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.