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Seasonal Employee Housing

The Economic Development Committee attempted to address this issues a few years ago.

Definitely continues to be an issue, also has a direct impact on affordable housing opportunities.

Economic Development

Online Diary - February 28, 2015

I’m in Ghana now, having arrived (finally) on the evening of Feb. 26. I didn’t sleep much the first night – my brain wouldn’t switch off – and yesterday was a very busy day. 906 more words

Accra

Business Trip

I’m going on my first big girl work trip. I will be traveling through several regions of Ghana for a week, researching the country’s glass bead industry and meeting with potential suppliers. 211 more words

Economic Development

Longtime developer bets on the Boulevard

RICHMOND, Va. — A longtime Richmond developer says he’s pinpointed the city’s next “land of opportunity” – and he’s getting in on the action.

J.F. Williams III, a retired commercial real estate broker from Harrison & Bates, has snatched up a handful of parcels along North Boulevard, taking control of the stretch between Arlington and Ellen roads for potential redevelopment. 165 more words

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Public Power Consultants Forum

Learn about leading economic development issues, strategies and best practices while networking with peers from across the country at the inaugural Public Power Consultants Forum from… 277 more words

Public Power

MN Broadband Fund Award: A closer look around Otter Tail County

Almost $20 million in state grants have gone to 17 communities in Minnesota to expand broadband and make the case to legislators (and the general public) that such investments are wise and have a valuable Return on Investment. 471 more words

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Broadband opens the door to a rural quality of life in Minnesota

Broadband has been big in 2015 – but it feels like it’s all policy and funding and nuts and bolts. The who, what, when where and how (or how much), so I was pleased to find an article  talked about the why. 378 more words

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