Michigan Certified Business Parks

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Southwest Michigan Certified Business Parks

Parma-Sandstone Certified Business Park

Contact Information:

Amy L. Torres
Vice President of Economic Development
The Enterprise Group of Jackson, Inc.
One Jackson Square, Suite 1100
Jackson, MI 49201
Phone: (517) 788-4458
Fax: (517) 782-0061
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www.enterprisegroup.org

General Information:

Park Address: MACI Boulevard

County: Jackson

Size: 297 acres

Percent Developed: 40% – Infrastructure ready for immediate development.

Percent Occupied: 40%

Price of Land per Acre: Negotiable

Incentives: Click Here for Development Packet

Nearest Expressway: I-94

Distance in Miles: .1

Class A All-Weather Road: MACI Boulevard and Dearing Rd.

Distance in Miles: .1

Airport: Jackson County Reynolds Field – 8 miles, Detroit Metro Airport – 60 miles

Landing Strip / Helipad: Not within park.

Railroads: Norfolk Southern Railroad within switching limits.

Highway: M-60 — Visible from expressway and within five miles of interchange.


Occupant Services:

  • Gas Station(s) – 4 miles
  • Bank(s) – 4 miles
  • Restaurant(s) – 4 miles
  • Licensed Day-Care(s) – 1 mile


Park Tenants:

  • Galaxy
  • Michigan Automotive Compressor

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Information About Park/Area:

Parma Community Information -- Parma is located in western Jackson County on I-94. It is a rural community supported by local agriculture and some small business. It also functions as an adjunct commuter town to the greater Jackson area, about 10 miles to the east. The downtown area features a well-kept railroad depot adjacent to many well preserved turn-of-the-century style buildings along the main street area.

Parma History -- Parma was first settled by Eli and James Gould in 1833, who first called it: "Groveland" after a noticeable group of trees in the town. It also received a nickname of "Cracker Hill" during that time. When application was made for a post office in 1862, it was renamed for Parma, New York, from which many of the town residents had moved. It was incorporated as a village in 1864. Parma was originally located a few miles east of its current location along the Michigan Central Railroad at a stop known as Gidley's Station. Part of this grove still exists where Grove St. curves around a copse of trees near its intersection with Westlawn St. in the eastern half of Parma.

Corporate Sponsors

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Contact Us

Michigan Economic
Developers Association
P.O. Box 15096
Lansing, MI 48901-5096
PH: 517-241-0011
meda@medaweb.org