Join IEDC September 17 from 2:30-4:00 for this webinar titled Navigating Federal Resources for Long-Term Recovery in Rural Communities. Rural communities are often faced with fewer local resources than larger, urban communities. The federal...[more]
Does your community have a disaster preparedness plan? How do you respond to a disaster and who do you contact? Have you reached out to your business community about business continuity? Would you like to receive recommendations from c...[more]
IEDC hosted a webinar on August 28 titled Fundraising Strategies for Economic Transformation. Years after a disaster public funding for recovery dwindles but the economy is still recovering. With long term recovery strategies still in proce...[more]
The International Economic Development Council has released a new publication on case studies in addressing neighborhood vacancy and blight. Six brief case studies highlight strategies used around the United States to help stabilize nei...[more]
IEDC hosted a webinar on August 21 on creating successful relationships with the private sector. As most economic developers know, encouraging ‘close cooperation’ between the public and private sectors can be harder than it appears – parti...[more]
RestoreYourEconomy.org provides resources and best practice information for public and private stakeholders seeking to rebuild their local economies after a disaster as well as assisting the business community in preparing for a disaster.
It is a one-stop shop of disaster preparedness and post-disaster economic recovery resources, tools, event announcements as well as opportunities to connect with peers through social media groups.