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Former GM plant in Monroe coming down
Former GM plant in Monroe coming down

Former GM plant in Monroe coming down to clear way for regional economic opportunities DAILY REPORT STAFF OCTOBER 24, 2017 Citing a need to make way for economic development opport...... [more]

C100 goes abroad
C100 goes abroad

London Mission Louisiana Economic Development/C100  27 September - 2 October 2017 Louisiana Secretary of Economic Development, Don Pierson, and Jay Dardenne, Comm...... [more]

PAR Basics 2017

For years the Legislature had been approving programs that resulted in new long-term costs. Tax credit programs are an example. The inventory, horizontal drilling and motion picture ta...... [more]

Civility and Strength Go Hand in Hand

The Advocate http://www.theadvocate.com/baton_rouge/opinion/letters/article_06313478-924b-11e7-9c99-7b2446b37947.html September 7, 2017 These are troubling...... [more]

C100 member again named IEDC’s Citizen Leader

The Citizen Leadership Award recognizes a community or business leader, or an individual who is not an economic development practitioner, who plays a key leadership role and has endeavored to f...... [more]

Toups named Outstanding Board Member by CAUW

Baton Rouge, La. – Executive Vice President of Turner Industries, Stephen Toups, has been honored with the Outstanding Board Member Award from Capital Are United Way (CAUW). This award...... [more]