Quincy is located near the center of Washington State just 10 miles North of I-90. Quincy is the gateway to the Wenatchee Valley, Leavenworth and the Okanogan Valley if you are traveling from the South or East. Tourism is a major part of our economy. The Gorge Amphitheater, which draws an estimated 3,000 to 20,000 people per concert, is located 10 miles southwest of Quincy. Sunland Estates summer homes and the Crescent Bar Recreation area all add to our tourism along with the already available hunting, fishing, and boating. We can call Quincy a tourist and recreational paradise.
Our economic base is provided by agriculture related industries (processing, shipping, storage & supplying) with over 200,000 acres of irrigated land under production, all types of seed and vegetable, crops are grown along with large acreage's of soft fruits. We receive our electricity from Grant County Public Utility District (PUD). Cascade Natural Gas provides the citizens with the option for natural gas. We are on the main line of the Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railroad with approximately 24 trains daily. Presently the City has several large processing plants, that process fresh vegetables, potatoes, apples, and soft fruit.
The City of Quincy has a population of 7,000 with a rural community total population of approximately 13,000. City facilities include a Library, Aquatic Center, six parks with picnic sites (three parks have covered picnic shelters) and a museum. The surrounding cities provide for an increase in tourism around the area. Ice Age Floods and the Columbia River Basalt Flows helped form the geology of the surrounding area making it a fun place to hike, explore and climb. The annual Farmer Consumer Awareness Day (FCAD) celebration is held the second weekend in September. For more information go to http://www.quincyfarmerconsumer.com/
Thinking of RELOCATING to the Quincy area?? Contact the Quincy Valley Chamber of Commerce at 509-787-2140 or visit their website: http://www.quincyvalley.org/
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Check here for our current employment opportunities! The City of Quincy is an equal opportunity provider and employer. If you wish to file a Civil Rights program complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, found online at http://www.ascr.usda.gov/complaint_filing_cust.html or at any USDA office, or call (866) 632-9992 to request the form. You many also write a letter containing all of the information requested in the form. Send your completed complaint form or letter to us by mail at U.S. Department of Agriculture, Director, Office of Adjudication, 1400 Independence Avenue, S.W., Washington. D.C. 20250-9410, by fax (202) 690-7442 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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Quincy 1 Water Newsletter
Written by Nancy Schanze
The City of Quincy is closer to achieving an integrated Q1W Utility.
Read the Q1W January 2016 Newsletter.
Vantage Completes 4.5MW Data Center Expansion in Quincy
Vantage Data Centers has completed the second phase of its Quincy, Washington, data center. An additional 4.5 megawatts brings the building’s total capacity to 6 megawatts. The build was accelerated to meet a Fortune 100 customer’s requirement, the company said without disclosing the customer’s name.
The data center campus is located in the heart of the Columbia River Valley and has access to cheap hydropower. The company’s long-term plan calls for four data center buildings totaling 560,000 square feet and 55 megawatts of critical load.
Energy Efficiency and Cost Savings in Geo-Diverse Central Washington
Intergate.Quincy is a 408,000 square foot data center campus currently under development in Central Washington. Like Intergate. Columbia, Intergate.Quincy offers the advantage of low power rates, close proximity to the region’s power grid, and a mild climate ideal for efficient, evaporative cooling.
Exclusive: Sabey Breaks Ground on Quincy Data Center
Sabey Data Centers has kicked off construction of a second massive data center on its Quincy, Washington, campus. Construction crews broke ground last week, the company’s president John Sabey said. Quincy is one of the state’s primary data center markets. In addition to data center providers like Sabey and Vantage, tech giants like Dell, Microsoft, and Yahoo have data centers there.