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What's New at UMVRDC

Clarkfield Outdoors New Ownership – UMVRDC RLF

November 2nd, 2017

Congratulations to Greg Guttormsson on his new ownership of Clarkfield Outdoors located in Clarkfield, MN.  The Upper Minnesota Valley Regional Development Commission’s Revolving Loan Fund partnered with Klein Bank and the Clarkfield Economic Development Authority in a financing package to assist with the purchase.  Clarkfield Outdoors currently employs 24 full time employees, along with additional […]

Open Position-Community Development Specialist

November 1st, 2017

 Regional Community Development Specialist Are you interested in work that makes a difference in rural Minnesota? Anxious to apply what you know in new ways? Interested in doing something you are passionate about and seeing that work through to completion? If so, we want YOU to join our small, creative, professional team! The Upper Minnesota […]

The Bikeable Community Workshop Application –  Open!

November 1st, 2017

The Bikeable Community Workshop Application –  Open! This  workshop trains local, county and regional staff, community leaders and advocates on how to plan and support more Bike Friendly Communities to encourage more people to be on bikes more often in Minnesota. Through discussion, presentations and a short on-bike mobile workshop, participants assess their community’s bicycle […]