The Upper Minnesota Valley Regional Development Commission (UMVRDC) Board of Directors will be holding a special meeting on Wednesday, June 22, 2022 beginning at 7pm at their offices at 323 West Schlieman Ave. , Appleton MN 56208. The purpose of
Community Development Specialist – Employment Opportunity
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 a career change that allows you to contribute to rural communities? If so, we want YOU
Mary Magnuson & Ann Talk Broadband – Madison & Appleton Get Fiber
Fed broadband funding lessons from 2010 help with funding today: Madison & Appleton MN finally getting fiber! Posted on May 26, 2022 by Ann Treacy It feels like the before-times, out on the road talking to folks in rural Minnesota about
Board of Directors – Special Meeting
The Upper Minnesota Valley Regional Development Commission (UMVRDC) Board of Directors will be holding a special meeting on Tuesday, May 10, 2022 beginning at 7pm at their offices at 323 West Schlieman Ave. , Appleton MN 56208. The purpose of the
March 2022 Newsletter
Welcome, Kevin! Kevin Ketelsen joined the UMVRDC as the Community Development Specialist in February 2022. Kevin grew up on a small farm in northern Iowa and has a Bachelor of Science degree in Community and Regional Planning from Iowa State
First Children’s Finance has a New Grant Program!
First Children’s Finance is pleased to announce our new Child Care Facility Revitalization Grants program, made possible by funding from the Minnesota Department of Human Services. Facility revitalization grants can used by Minnesota child care
Contamination Cleanup and Investigation and RAP Development Call for Applications
From MNDEED: Updated Call for Application and Submittal Instructions The Brownfields and Redevelopment Unit is accepting applications for grant funding for contaminated site projects through the Contamination Cleanup and Investigation and RAP
Do you use public transit? We want your input!
The UMVRDC is working in partnership with Prairie Five Community Action Council to update Region 6W’s Local Human Services Transit Coordination Plan. This plan is to collect feedback on the current needs of the transit system and to provide