Economic Development

June 13, 2022

Louisiana wins Silver Shovel Award for economic development

Greater Baton Rouge Business Report | By: Daily Report Staff Economic development trade publication Area Development magazine has presented Louisiana with the 2022 Silver Shovel Award, marking the […]
June 8, 2022

Infrastructure investments highlight just-completed regular session

The Louisiana Legislature made significant infrastructure investments during the 2022 session, thanks to state surplus and federal dollars.  Capital Region highlights start with a $300 million […]
May 18, 2022

Greater New Orleans, Inc. to Form Operational Partnership with World Trade Center New Orleans 

Alignment will create a stronger, more impactful focus on international trade for Louisiana NEW ORLEANS, LA — The respective boards of the World Trade Center New Orleans (WTCNO) […]
May 9, 2022

‘We’ve never seen this much money available’

The Advocate / Robert Stewart Local economic development organizations should dive deep into the litany of federal pandemic relief fund programs to find potential “gems” for […]