Gov. Dave Heineman today announced the expansion of Tejas Tubular Products Inc., to the Norfolk area. Tejas Tubular is a Texas-based manufacturer, who will bring approximately 200 jobs to Madison County over the next several years.
Marta Sonia Londono Mejia has been named Latino Business Development Consultant for the Nebraska Department of Economic Development—a newly-created position designed to address specific business needs of the state's fastest-growing population.
Local government officials and staff, especially application preparers, are encouraged to attend one of four free application workshops in February detailing the 2014 Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funding process for the CDBG categories of Comprehensive Investment & Stabilization, Comprehensive Revitalization, Downtown Revitalization, Planning, Public Works, Tourism Development, and Water/Wastewater.
Lt. Gov. Lavon Heidemann today announced that Nebraska businesses no longer see broadband Internet service as a luxury, but as a key to economic success and future growth, according to a report prepared for the Nebraska Broadband Initiative.