Providing resources for communities and entrepreneurs to create and retain jobs in Antrim, Charlevoix, Cheboygan & Emmet Counties.

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What’s in a name?… PTAC could spell big dollars for you!

November 20, 2017

Did you know the federal government purchases more than $350 billion of goods and services a year and the State of Michigan has a diverse portfolio valued at more than $11.6 billion? Did you also know that Northwest Michigan can boast of having… read more

City of Charlevoix Five Star Rating

November 14, 2017

UM-Dearborn’s iLabs’ eCities research recognizes Charlevoix for developing a positive entrepreneurial climate

(Charlevoix, MI), November 7, 2017 – The City of Charlevoix has been recognized for its successes and efforts in contributing… read more

Making the Math Work

November 9, 2017

It seems as if every recent discussion of community issues circles around to housing. This regional concern includes a number of facets; a lack of available housing, a lack of housing that the average worker can afford, the high cost of construction,… read more

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The Northern Lakes Economic Alliance is a public/private non-profit organization serving Antrim, Charlevoix, Cheboygan and Emmet Counties in Michigan.  Established in 1984, the NLEA mission is to serve as a resource to local communities and businesses to retain and create jobs. Read our story…

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