Mid Columbia Economic Development District strives to promote the creation of family-wage jobs, the diversification of the economic base, and the growth, development and retention of business and industry in Hood River, Wasco, Sherman, Klickitat and Skamania Counties
MCEDD is organized as a government non-profit in Oregon as an ORS-190 and in Washington through RCW 39.34.010.
March 15, 2019 – A recent study completed for Columbia Gorge Community College focuses on opportunities for workforce training. Funded in part by the Columbia River Gorge Oregon Investment Board and US Economic Development Administration.
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August 27, 2018 – For 49 years MCEDD has supported economic vitality in the five county bi-state region, focusing on opportunities to build our economy and support business and entrepreneurs. This year, MCEDD continued to deliver high quality technical assistance, business assistance and industry support through its core programs, while also expanding service offerings. Read the annual report to learn about significant milestones and accomplishments in fiscal year 2018.
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