Long List of Priorities for WREDC in 2015

WREDC continues to work on behalf of its members and stakeholders to provide real world solutions. In 2014 WREDC Board was busy implementing long-standing Board position to pursue economic opportunities and address housing supply. Working with our partners within the school district, Nobles County and area cities, WREDC was able to develop and help implement the Nobles Home Initiative (NHI) Tax Abatement program. The NHI is still in full effect, and is one of the simplest incentive programs to participate in. We encourage you to share NHI details with your business colleagues.
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2015 Economic Outlook Survey Results

Survey was sent out to 101 WREDC members by e mail. A link guided survey respondents to take the survey online. WREDC membership consist of manufacturing, retail, service, and institutional. Survey participation ended last October with Fifty nine (59) responses. ..

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Annual Meeting 2015

Worthington, MN – The Worthington Regional Economic Development Corporation Board of Directors will hold its annual membership meeting on Thursday January 29th at the Worthington Event Center -1447 Prairie Drive Worthington, MN. ..

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Outlining the need for deliberate economic development strategy in Nobles County

As a regional commercial and employment center, Worthington and Nobles county stand to benefit greatly from engaging the community in a planning process to identify economic development objectives and quantify existing development opportunities. Nobles Economic & Regional Development Strategy (NErDS) will be the culmination of such process. ..

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