WASHINGTON, DC (Sept. 27, 2016) – Nebraska Public Power District Economic Development (NPPD) received a Silver Excellence in Economic Development Award for its 2016 Geneva Community Guide project in the category of General Purpose Print Brochure for communities with populations less than 25,000 from the International Economic Development Council (IEDC). The honor was presented at […]
(Cleveland, OH) – Nicole Sedlacek, Economic Development Specialist for Nebraska Public Power District (NPPD) out of O’Neill, Nebraska, earned the designation of Certified Economic Developer (CEcD), a national recognition that denotes a mastery of skills in economic development, professional attainment and a commitment to personal and professional growth. The CEcD exam was administered by the […]
Check out these new publications for September: The Doniphan Community Guide; North Platte 640 Acre Available Industrial Site; and three Trend Studies: Cuming County; Ogallala, Keith County; and York County.
Nebraska Public Power District is partnering up with the Nebraska Department of Economic Development, Omaha Public Power District, and Black Hills Energy to offer community and economic development leaders across the state an opportunity to learn more about Location One Information Systems (LOIS) to help market available sites and buildings in your community to prospective […]
YORK – York received important recognition over the weekend as this city and that of Bellevue were named “Communities of the Year” by the Nebraska Diplomat organization. During the Nebraska Diplomats Passport Weekend, a banquet was held Friday at the Cornhusker Hotel in Lincoln – during which the award was presented by Governor Pete Ricketts. Accepting the […]
Study: Nebraska a top 10 state for healthcare (WalletHub) — Personal finance website WalletHub.com has named Nebraska as the tenth best state for healthcare. To determine which states offer the most cost-effective and highest-quality care, WalletHub’s analysts looked at several factors regarding healthcare costs, access and outcomes. In specific categories, Nebraska was tenth best in […]
August Publications from Nebraska Public Power District’s Economic Development Team include two Community Guides; Superior and Schuyler and a Trend Study for Plattsmouth, Cass County.
Hemingford Named 1st Leadership Certified Community in Nebraska’s Panhandle AUGUST 17, 2016 (LINCOLN, NEB.)— Hemingford, Neb. (pop. 804) has earned recognition as the state’s first Leadership Certified Community in western Nebraska. Starr Lehl, Business Development Consultant with the Nebraska Department of Economic Development (DED), honored village board members during a meeting on Tuesday, August 16th. […]
Governor Announces Burt County as NE’s Newest Livestock Friendly County (KRVN) Today, Governor Pete Ricketts announced that Burt County had become the newest county in the state to be designated as a Livestock Friendly County (LFC) through a program administered by the Nebraska Department of Agriculture (NDA). “Burt County has a rich history in agriculture, […]
SBA Launches New Website for America’s Small Businesses and Entrepreneurs Certify.sba.gov will assist small firms doing business with federal government; streamline applications and eliminate documentation obstacles WASHINGTON, D.C.— SBA has launched certify.sba.gov, a new website to further streamline and improve the application processes for small businesses and entrepreneurs seeking to do business with the federal […]