Round Two

Tim Burg Economic Development, Economic News, Monday Memo

Even when things all around us seem chaotic, the business of business goes on.  This past week saw us submit more information on a project that has us connected to a foreign manufacturer who was looking for a new place to produce their products.    We are convinced that RIGHT HERE is a good place for someone to consider doing …

But Wait, There’s More

Tim Burg Economic Development, Economic News, Monday Memo

Over the past few months, quietly there have been a lot of individuals working together with investors and leadership from out of state, who wanted to acquire the STI manufacturing facility north of town on Wolverine Road.   You have heard us state before that economic development is a team effort and building a team that wanted to see this …

Pro-Pipe USA LLC Breaks Ground on Citizen Potawatomi Nation Iron Horse Industrial Park Site

Jeremy Davidson Citizen Potawatomi Nation, Economic Development, Economic News, Economy, Tribal News

Tribal leaders, congressional representatives and local officials recently welcomed Canadian firm Pro-Pipe USA LLC to the Citizen Potawatomi Nation in Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma, for the pipeline manufacturer’s groundbreaking ceremony at Iron Horse Industrial Park. “Pro Pipe USA’s investment in Iron Horse will help to drive economic development in Oklahoma,” said Citizen Potawatomi Nation Tribal Chairman John “Rocky” Barrett. “Iron Horse …

Slide Decks from State of the Governments Presentation

Jeremy Davidson Economic Development, Economic News, Economy, Forward Motion Vlog, Government, Inside Shawnee, Policy, State of the Government, State of the Governments

It was a crowded room at the State of the Governments Presentation this past week at Gordon Cooper Technology Center. We heard from Pott. County Commissioner Melissa Dennis, Shawnee City Manager Chance Allison, and Shawnee Mayor Richard Finley. Several have asked for notes from the meeting and we have included links to the slide decks below. Melissa Dennis Presentation Shawnee …

State of the Governments is Thursday, October 10th at 11:30am

Jeremy Davidson Economic News, Government, State of the Government

In just a couple of weeks, Pottawatomie District #1 Commissioner Melissa Dennis, City Manager Chance Allison, and Mayor Richard Finley will be sharing the activities and challenges their government agencies are facing, and how they are working on those areas together and independently.    No doubt the information they will be sharing with those in attendance will be timely and provide …

Shawnee Next Horizons Comprehensive Plan

Jeremy Davidson City Policy, Development, Economic Development, Economic News, Forward Motion Vlog, Government, Inside Shawnee, Policy, Shawnee Forward

The Shawnee Comprehensive Plan provides a vision for the future of Shawnee with a focus on priorities, policies, and public investments over the next 20 years. This plan will offer a vision and provide direction for how to create the best future possible. Use the link below to see the Boards from the Open House that was hosted at Shawnee …