August 7, 2017
Springwood Development Partners, a partnership between Blackford Development Ltd. and Byler Holdings LLC, is excited to announce that construction has commenced on Phases I and IA of the North Cornwall Commons development project in North Cornwall Township, Lebanon County.
North Cornwall Commons is a multi-use development project of more than 117 acres, with construction spread out over six phases. North Cornwall Commons is one of the largest development projects ever launched in Lebanon County. Current plans include the construction of more than 160 residential units, office buildings, medical use buildings, a hotel, retail stores and shops, warehouse, distribution and multi-use buildings. Kenneth Homes has signed on to construct the Phase I residential units.
Blackford Development, Ltd., the largest commercial developer in Central Pennsylvania, according to the Central Penn Business Journal, has partnered with Byler Holdings to make the North Cornwall Commons dream a reality. Blackford has been a commercial developer in Central Pennsylvania for nearly 50 years, with projects throughout Lancaster, Lebanon, and all of Pennsylvania. Visionary Developer Richard Welkowitz is the Founder and Chairman of Blackford, and he sees virtually unlimited potential in the North Cornwall Commons development project. Welkowitz says “We have been working on this project for many years and I am so pleased that it is finally coming to fruition. Springwood at full build-out will create thousands of new jobs as well as millions of tax dollars. It will also create a wonderful environment for office, retail, housing and recreation. I am so pleased and proud to be a part of all this.”
Byler Holdings LLC is a family-owned business based in Lebanon, run by Jonathan Byler. Other Byler Holdings entities include Iron Valley Golf Club, Lebanon Valley Golf Course, Penn Cinema, Boger Concrete, as well as others throughout Pennsylvania, Maryland, and Delaware.
Please direct questions about the North Cornwall Commons development project to Chris White of Blackford Development at (717) 519-0100 or Jonathan Byler of Byler Holdings at (717) 279-7409.