Grand Island BRE Survey Results

On Tuesday, November 20, 2016, the EDC, along with the Grand Island Chamber of Commerce (CoC), hosted the Nebraska Department of Economic Development (DED) in town for the 2016 Business Visitation Program.

Notice of Nominations to GIAEDC Board of Trustees

Notice of Nominations to the Grand Island Area Economic Development Corporation Board of Trustees.

International Trade Workshop Nov. 3

Join us at First National Bank on Thursday, November 3rd from 1:00pm-5:30pm for the Greater Nebraska International Trade Workshop.

NE Manufacturing Summit - October 27th

On October 27th, 2016, the Nebraska Chamber of Commerce will be holding their annual Manufacturing & Distribution Executive Summit in Lincoln.

Downtown “Railside” Development Tour Oct. 9th

With the quickening pace of redevelopment of Grand Island’s downtown “Railside,” leaders in the district have invited the public to visit several new and completed buildings on a self-guided walking tour on Oct. 9.

The Real Value of $100

You probably know that the cost of just about everything fluctuates depending on which state you're in, but did you know that the Bureau of Economic Analysis tracks these cost differences?

Tri-City Economic Forum Sept. 30th

Join us on Friday, September 30, 2016 at the Holiday Inn in Kearney for the Tri-City Economic Forum featuring keynote speaker Dr. Ernie Goss and mayoral panel with Mayors Jensen, Clouse, and Powers.

The Importance of a Diversified Economy

When a community has a variety of industries, the products they produce and the skill sets their employees possess, that community is better able to absorb the shock of market trends.

FREE Conor Oberst concert!

Knife & Fork Productions presents Conor Oberst in concert Thurs. Aug. 18th.

GGI Cultural Engagement & Understanding Workshop: Tuesday, August 9 at the GI Public Library

Grow Grand Island Cultural Engagement & Understanding Workshop: “Education in the New Latino Diaspora” Difference between first and second generation immigrants.

“Grand Island provided us the ability to build and maintain professional careers, while still being present in our children's lives. That's the 'better opportunity' we found here.”
Lynda ConnerGrand Island Business Owner
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