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NLEA introduces Community Development team

June 11, 2019

Northern Lakes Economic Alliance  •  231-582-6482  •  info@northernlakes.net Andy Hayes, NLEA President NLEA Community Development Team. Pictured from left: Jessica Lovay, Community Development… read more

NLEA Intern Update

June 11, 2019

Northern Lakes Economic Alliance  •  231-582-6482  •  info@northernlakes.net Evan Root and Madelyn Cain, NLEA Interns Throughout the past four weeks working at NLEA, we have learned a tremendous… read more

Direct development with Corridor Improvement Authorities

June 11, 2019

Northern Lakes Economic Alliance  •  231-582-6482  •  info@northernlakes.net Jessica Lovay, Community Development & Grants Warner-Elmira Township Corridor Improvement Authority Development… read more

Add to your community development toolbox

June 11, 2019

Northern Lakes Economic Alliance  •  231-582-6482  •  info@northernlakes.net Amanda Baker, Community Development & Engagement The MEDC, EGLE, Housing North, and USDA gathered to share… read more

Open doors, open minds

June 11, 2019

Save the Dates for Area Manufacturing Day Tours

Northern Lakes Economic Alliance  •  231-582-6482  •  info@northernlakes.net Carly Bortz, Administrative/Communications Assistant Industrial… read more

Northern Lakes Economic Alliance: a merging of efforts

May 23, 2019

Northern Lakes Economic Alliance  •  231-582-6482  •  info@northernlakes.net The following were comments provided at the NLEA Annual Event by Rick Diebold, chair of NLEA Board of Directors. Rickread more

NLEA intern project takes shape

May 23, 2019

Northern Lakes Economic Alliance  •  231-582-6482  •  info@northernlakes.net Madelyn Cain & Evan Root, NLEA Interns Throughout the course of the summer, NLEA Interns Evan Root and Madelyn… read more

Opportunity Zones: is it the right opportunity for you?

May 23, 2019

Northern Lakes Economic Alliance  •  231-582-6482  •  info@northernlakes.net Jessica Lovay, Office Manager/Grant Administrator Map of Michigan’s Opportunity Zones. Recently Northern… read more

Is your community prepared for development?

May 23, 2019

Northern Lakes Economic Alliance  •  231-582-6482  •  info@northernlakes.net Hannah Sanderson, Business Attraction & Growth Failure to prepare will prepare you to fail when it comes to most… read more

East Jordan community volunteers create a tradition

May 23, 2019

Northern Lakes Economic Alliance  •  231-582-6482  •  info@northernlakes.net Amanda Baker, Downtown Development Coordinator Volunteers gather to show off their handy-work during East Jordan’s… read more

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