Economic Development Resources

  1. Community participation key to Bertie County’s new economic development plan

    Bertie County residents and community members packed the Roxobel Community Building for the presentation of a new community economic development plan, “Blueprint for Bertie.” Read on...
  2. NC Local Governments, Meet Your New State Partner for Economic Development

    SL 2014-18 authorizes the N.C. Department of Commerce to enter into a contract with a nonprofit entity in order to carry out many of the Department's economic development recruiting and marketing functions for the state. Additional Info...
  3. Moody's Predicts Huge Potential for Public-Private Partnerships

    Public-private partnerships are still relatively new for most U.S. states, but analysts anticipate they will become more common. Additional Info...
  4. Economic Gardening Is Growing, But What Is It?

    Instead of trying to lure big companies with tax incentives, more and more places are trying to increase the number of local businesses to boost their economies. Additional Info...
  5. Program aims to bridge gap in manufacturing jobs

    Hillsborough County, Fla., is investing $1 million over two years to create an apprenticeship program that officials hope will spur some parents and students to rethink their career plans. Additional Info...
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