November 5, 2019

Central City Earns State Recognition for Growth in Local Investments, Partnerships

Central City, Neb. (pop. 3,016) has earned continued recognition from the State of Nebraska for ongoing economic development efforts between local, regional and state partners.
October 22, 2019

Lieutenant Governor Foley, Schuyler Residents Celebrate Landmark Workforce Housing Achievement

Schuyler’s Eastview Apartments utilize funding from LB 518. Lieutenant Governor Mike Foley visited Schuyler today to cut the ribbon on the latest housing development in Nebraska to be built with funding from LB 518, the Rural Workforce Housing Investment Act. The 24-unit Eastview Apartments are not only Nebraska’s first multifamily […]
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 […]