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Posted on: August 21, 2018

Small Town Leaders: Paul Chavoustie, Mayor of Granby, Colo.

Mayor of Granby

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Paul Chavoustie looked at Granby, Colorado, and saw potential – lots of it.  

Open retail space downtown, a central location that created a natural flow of people ...

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Posted on: August 7, 2018

New job sharing program promises help for local seasonal workers, employers

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Seasonal workers having difficulty finding year-round jobs will soon have new tools to locate employment, housing, benefits and more through a program that is said will benefit both workers and local employers.

The Grand County Economic Development Departm...

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Posted on: August 21, 2018

Grand Lake celebrates earning creative district designation

GRAND LAKE — On Tuesday night members of the Grand Lake community along with representatives from Colorado Creative Industries held a celebratory event in honor of the community's coming official designation as one of the state's nearly two-doze...

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Posted on: July 17, 2018

Grand Lake named creative district while creative economy takes off at Sombrero Stables

Efforts are progressing on the Maker Space at Sombrero Stables in Grand Lake, all part of the Grand County Department of Economic Development's efforts to expand Grand Lake's seasons by developing a creative economy.

In concurrence with the Maker Space the...

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Posted on: June 1, 2018

Future of Grand Lake: New event brings community together for input

This Friday evening a special event will be held at the Grand Lake Center to kick off a new initiative that seeks to gather citizen input regarding the future of Grand County's northernmost community.

The Heart and Soul Potluck and Kickoff event will be he...

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Posted on: June 5, 2018

Yes, students can be entrepreneurs, too

Grand County's Office of Economic Development is working hard on the concept of "growing our own" in an effort to help with Grand County's job market where employers are having to scramble to fill job openings.

And right along those lines, the in...

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Posted on: July 13, 2018

JULY UPDATE: CREATIVE DISTRICTS, TIMBER SOLUTIONS AND MORE...

GRAND LAKE BECOMES A CREATIVE DISTRICT

Colorado Creative Industries has designated Grand Lake as a Colorado Creative District.  "With this designation, we are moving towards building a creative economy that will help expand the shoulder seaso...

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Economic Development
Posted on: March 23, 2018

Employers Join Forces to Grow Local Talent at Career and Job Fair

GRANBY:  Locals and seasonal employees searching for a summer job or a new career opportunity can get a leg up on the competition by attending the upcoming Career and Job Fair at Snow Mountain Ranch on March 6th from 5:30 PM to 7:00 PM.  ...

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Economic Development
Posted on: March 23, 2018

EDA: Economic Resurgence and Resilience Action and Implementation Project

Meeting Minutes: 3/5/2018

Updates:

  • Next meeting: April 9th 9:30 am

  • Housing

    • Housing Needs Assessment – approved

    • Housing group do kick-off meeting with housing champions – April

      • who wants to be a part of it

    • Housing Authority l...

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