September 10, 2019

City of Sargent Earns Nebraska Honor for Engaging Youth, Alumni in Economic Growth

The Nebraska Department of Economic Development (DED) has recognized the City of Sargent (pop. 525) for leaders’ efforts to market opportunities for growth in their community. DED announced this week that the village has qualified for membership in the State of Nebraska’s Leadership Certified Community (LCC) program.
September 9, 2019

DED Announces Recipients of Disaster Recovery Housing Funds

The Nebraska Department of Economic Development (DED) has announced the recipients of $3 million in funding under a special disaster recovery allocation of the Nebraska Affordable Housing Trust Fund (NAHTF). In response to the March floods, Governor Pete Ricketts directed State departments to strategize for the deployment of resources and […]
September 4, 2019

Building Businesses, Housing and Community Pride: Holdrege Leaders Receive State Honor

This week, State of Nebraska officials recognized the City of Holdrege (pop. 5,555) for ongoing leadership in Nebraska’s Economic Development Certified Community (EDCC) program, with City and County officials earning EDCC recertification from the Nebraska Department of Economic Development (DED).
August 23, 2019

Notice of Public Comment Period, Proposed 2018 CAPER

The Nebraska Department of Economic Development (DED) and the Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) are soliciting public comments on the proposed 2018 Consolidated Annual Performance Evaluation Report (CAPER). Public comments will be accepted from August 29 to September 12, 2019. The CAPER pertains to the programs in […]