This means designing where and how economic development
efforts will be focused and implemented," based on community values, needs, strengths, and weaknesses.
During the workshop, economic development
officials heard from Douglas Athas, councilmember, Garland, Texas; Lenny Eliason, county commissioner, Athens, Ohio; and Ed Peterson, councilmember, Lakewood, Colo.
Having the enterprise zone in that area has enabled other businesses to make a decision to locate there, which creates jobs for the people who live there,'' said Warren Cooley, director of economic development
for the Valley Economic Development
The IEDC was created in 2001 when the Council for Urban Economic Development
and the American Economic Development
If an institution wants state support for its initiatives, it has to base its case on a measure of what the state's citizens want and need for solid economic development
The community-based organization already had some experience with local economic development
Rick just doesn't have all the marbles he needs to drive northern economic development
EDA serves as a venture capital resource to meet the economic development
needs of distressed communities throughout the U.
But while the benefits of economic development
are clear, too often when we as business leaders think about it, I'm reminded of Mark Twain's famous observation that "everyone talks about the weather', but nobody does anything about it.
The irony of the NAFTA-signing, free-market-loving Democrat talking about poverty relief and economic development
was likely not lost on most of the downsized, laid-off, or otherwise unemployed citizens of Appalachia who came to hear Clinton speak.
Oklahoma's new wave of outright cash incentives for economic development
is complemented by an array of more conventional tax incentives and other economic development
Professional technical assistance programs and opportunities are available on college and university campuses nationwide, and new programs continue to emerge to assist entrepreneurs to meet contemporary economic development