Office of Economic Vitality to Host Strategic Plan Listening & Networking Session

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Office of Economic Vitality to Host Strategic Plan Listening & Networking Session
Gallery Uncategorized Lindsay Volpe

The Tallahassee| Leon County Office of Economic Vitality (OEV) is hosting its first of several Economic Development Strategic Plan listening and networking sessions on Wednesday, May 25, from 7:30 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. at St. John’s Episcopal Church, 211 N. Monroe Street. This is an opportunity for all local small businesses to get involved in
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‘Project Presidential’ Gets Match Money
Gallery Uncategorized Lindsay Volpe

Leon County and Tallahassee commissioners this week approved resolutions to pitch in up to $54,000 each in incentives toward a job-creation effort called “Project Presidential.” Both governments are splitting a 20-percent local match that will stretch over a three- to five-year period. The hope is to sweeten a deal for a Tallahassee-based company that’s discussing a major
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Tallahassee|Leon County Office of Economic Vitality Opens for Business
Gallery Uncategorized Lindsay Volpe

The day after the Blueprint Intergovernmental Agency appointed itself as the new economic development organization last week, the Office of Economic Vitality began to take shape. “We’ve been exceptionally busy,” said Ben Pingree, director of Planning, Land Management and Community Enhancement, “starting from first thing Tuesday morning after the IA meeting.” Pingree has formally alerted the
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‘Project Presidential’ May Create 180 Jobs
Gallery Uncategorized Lindsay Volpe

It’s been nearly two weeks since Tallahassee’s economic development landscape was officially reshaped into something never seen before. While the players remain the same, a new process is unfolding. A long list of formalities, staff hires and pending projects had to be addressed on day one. The Economic Development Council of Tallahassee/Leon County dissolved in
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