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.
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.
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.
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.