Western Minnesota Prairie Waters was honored by the Southwest Initiative Foundation (SWIF) for their efforts in collaboration. The Southwest Initiative Foundation celebrated 25 years of serving southwest Minnesota with a regional banquet Friday, May
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Swift County contracted with the UMVRDC to update their current Zoning Ordinance and streamline all additional county ordinances into a Code of Ordinances document that will be made available to the general public via the Swift County web site. This
For more information, and a link to the study, click here.
The UMVRDC and a group of local economic development professionals have been working with Ben Winchester, University of Minnesota Extension Research Fellow, to complete a new study titled Regional Recruitment: Strategies to Attract and Retain
Times are tough and money is tight. So what can a city do when they have a business that wants to expand and they don’t have the infrastructure to support it? First, determine the scope of the expansion and what’s involved. Second, find out how
You can download the presentation that was given at the UMVRDC to Economic Developers on January 21, 2011. It has been saved as a PDF. Click here to download the PDF file. (Please note: File is 7MB.)
The city of Graceville has a new presence on the internet! They contracted with the UMVRDC to set up a GovOffice website for their community, and it went live in November. GovOffice is a content management system designed for Minnesota cities