DCEDC Chooses Finley Engineering Co. for Assessment

Along with water, sewer, electric power, and natural gas, broadband internet access is now considered part of critical infrastructure. As Door County struggles with broadband service issues and increasing demand, the Door County Economic Development Corporation has been working with local municipalities, private companies, and local foundations to fund a comprehensive assessment of the county’s current broadband infrastructure. In the search for possible short and … Continue reading

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DCEDC Annual Awards Announced

The Door County Economic Development Corporation recently announced their annual award winners in a virtual ceremony. Their “Industry of the Year” award goes to the Door County Cooperative. This award recognizes a local construction, service, or manufacturing business which as made a substantial impact on the community while enjoying significant accomplishments over the past year. Since they began in 1939, the Co-op has expanded several … Continue reading

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D.C.E.D.C. Receives “CARES” Act Grant

The US Department of Commerce has just announced that their Economic Development Administration is awarding a $550,000 grant in “CARES” Act recovery assistance to the Door County Economic Development Corporation. This will help capitalize and administer a revolving loan fund to help those small businesses and entrepreneurs impacted by the coronavirus pandemic. The DCEDC, a current rotating loan fund grantee, is one of the more … Continue reading

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D.C.E.D.C. Helping Employers Find Seasonal Workers

Due to the current pandemic, many local employers will be going into this summer season with a sudden lack of enough seasonal workers. The Door County Economic Development Corporation is working to fix this problem by connecting seasonal employers impacted by recent events with the area’s student workforce to help fill these summer positions. The D.C.E.D.C. is now reaching out to local employers in need … Continue reading

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