Program examples include, but are not limited to:

  • Brownfield redevelopment
  • Downtown revitalization
  • Housing-needs assessment
  • Leadership development
  • Start-up costs to develop a local leadership program
  • Small-community assistance
    • Leadership training, organizational development, workshop sponsorships, specific small-business or community development efforts, selected conference registration fees and printed materials (such as community brochures or directories)
  • Strategic planning
    • Development of a three- to five-year strategic plan for your economic development organization

Award: 40% of the cost, up to a maximum of $5,000

Condition: Eligibility guidelines must be met with this exception: Communities do not need an available industrial building or an improved site.

Partnership Programs

We offer financial support for local, county and regional organizations. Together we can maximize your economic development activities.

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