Since inception of the business assistance program, MCEDD has made over 230 loans to businesses totaling over $14 million. MCEDD loan client businesses have created or retained over 2,100 jobs. MCEDD funds have also leveraged just over $12 million in additional public funding and over $30 million of private capital. Learn more about the businesses we support and their contributions to the local economy:
Food and Beverage Study Emphasizes Importance of the Industry
A recent study completed for Columbia Gorge Community College focuses on opportunities for workforce training. Funded in part by theRead more.
Maupin, Oregon Completes Gigabit Broadband Network, Bridging the Digital Divide
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US Department of Energy awards Goldendale Pump Storage Project Technical Assistance Award
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