Date: Friday, May 9, 2014
Time: 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Location: Big Sandy Area Development District, 110 Resource Court, Prestonsburg, KY 41653
Small and home-based businesses are the cornerstone of rural econ...[more]
Join IEDC for this webinar May 28th, 2014 from 2:30 to 4:00 PM EST. Within minutes a disaster can turn an entire neighborhood, district, and city unrecognizable. Asset mapping and data collection before a crisis can speed up immediate, shor...[more]
The street lights are back on, the debris has all been removed, and your community is on the road to recovery. Yet businesses continue to struggle and a lasting recovery seems just out of reach. How can you, the economic developer in your c...[more]
On March 13th, 2014, IEDC held the Establishing a 501c3 for Economic Development & Recovery webinar. In communities that have demonstrated resiliency in facing a major crisis, economic developers have often pointed to the creation of a...[more]
On February 25th, 2014, Jeff Finkle gave this presentation about the International Economic Development Council's (IEDC) work in disaster preparedness and economic recovery. The presentation outlines IEDC's diverse history in a timeline...[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.