March 12, 2014

Brady and Rosalie receive $500,000 CDBG funding to improve water and wastewater systems

The Nebraska Department of Economic Development (DED) has awarded $500,000 in Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funding to the villages of Brady and Rosalie to update components of water and wastewater systems.
February 28, 2014

Business Development Consultant named for west central and southwest Nebraska

The Nebraska Department of Economic Development (DED) has hired Kelly Wells Gewecke as a Business Development Consultant for west central and southwest Nebraska. The area includes the counties of Blaine, Chase, Custer, Dawson, Dundy, Frontier, Gosper, Hayes, Hitchcock, Hooker, Lincoln, Logan, Loup, McPherson, Perkins, and Thomas.
February 28, 2014

Gov. Heineman Comments on Economic Forecasting Board’s Increased Revisions

Gov. Dave Heineman today issued a statement following the Nebraska Economic Forecasting Advisory Board's report updating the forecast for Fiscal Years 14 and 15 to include an additional $99 million of state revenue.
February 27, 2014

Celebrate “40 Years of Building Strong Communities”

That the federal Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) program is marking its 40th year of funding and supporting the development of communities nationwide is, in itself, a remarkable achievement. But factor in the determination and perseverance of local, state and federal partners working to achieve shared goals of building communities, and it becomes a testament to American fortitude and ingenuity.