e-REGION NEWS: VCEDA Celebrates 30 Years of Regional Economic Development
One of the East Coast’s new centers for electronic information technology, energy, education and emerging specialty manufacturing is strategically located midway between Atlanta-Pittsburgh, Charlotte-Cincinnati, and Richmond-Louisville, and is within a day’s drive of more than half of the U.S. population.
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Incentive ProgramsThere are a number of unique incentive and financing programs available in Virginia's e-Region designed to encourage the creation of new jobs and economic diversification.
Regional ProfileVirginia's e-Region is a seven-county, one-city region of southwestern Virginia with a population of 208,000 (2010 census) and a civilian labor force of over 80,000 ready to work.
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Next meeting of the VCEDA Board is scheduled for 3 p.m. February 14, 2019 at the VCEDA Office, 527 East Main Street, Lebanon, VA
Committee Meetings: Executive - Noon; Business Development - 1 p.m.; Finance - 1:30 p.m.; Project Review - 2 p.m.; Full Board - 3 p.m.
Virginia's e-Region is marketed by the Virginia Coalfield Economic Development Authority - VCEDA - a regional economic development organization created by Virginia's General Assembly in 1988 to enhance and diversify the economic base of the seven-county, one-city, coal-producing region in southwestern Virginia. Since its creation, VCEDA has helped create more than 20,000 jobs.