June 3, 2021

Lt. Gov. Foley Credits City of Cozad’s $15 Million in New Investments, Leadership in Nebraska Development Program

Photo: Lt. Gov. Mike Foley and Ashley Rice-Gerlach (DED) presented Jen McKeone (Cozad Development Corporation) and members of the City of Cozad and Cozad Development Corporation Board of Directors with their EDCC Recertification certificate. City recognized for ongoing membership in Economic Development Certified Community program The City of Cozad (pop. […]
May 27, 2021

Public Comment Sought on Proposed 2021-2023 Qualified Action Plan for Nebraska Business Innovation Act Programs

The Nebraska Department of Economic Development (DED) will conduct a public comment period from May 28-June 14, 2021, to allow for citizen input on the State’s proposed 2021-2023 Qualified Action Plan (QAP) for the Nebraska Business Innovation Act (BIA) programs. The BIA programs are authorized in Nebraska Revised Statutes §§81-12,152 – […]
May 27, 2021

DED Awards Community Development Block Grant Funding for Water-Wastewater Improvements

The Nebraska Department of Economic Development (DED) has awarded $1,155,000 in Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funding to assist three Nebraska communities in making vital improvements to their water-wastewater infrastructure.
May 21, 2021

Department of Economic Development to Host Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Application Webinar Series

The Nebraska Department of Economic Development (DED) will host a series of webinars to review application guidelines for the 2021 program year of the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) program. This year the Department will be distributing CDBG funds through a competitive application process through seven sub funding opportunities.  These […]