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April 2019
In April 2019, several County stakeholders met to participate in an “Asset Mapping” Exercise facilitated by the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity through a Competitive Florida Partnership grant. Participants identified key community assets and set goals and action steps to expand economic development in Highlands County. An outcome of the exercise is a Draft of Action Steps for expansion of economic development in Highlands County. Please review the summarized draft Highlands Count...
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Input still needed for skills gap analysis, Duke Energy to begin solar plant in May, the future of Florida's workforce, AP moving forward with extending utilities, and more.
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