TJCOG Designated by US EDA to Coordinate Regional Economic Development

Posted by Alana Keegan Wednesday, April 25, 2018 8:40:00 AM Categories: Main News

Triangle J Council of Governments (TJCOG) has been designated as an Economic Development District by the U.S Economic Development Administration. In this role, TJCOG will help lead locally-based, regionally-driven strategies and planning that leverages work underway in the public, private and non-private sectors and oversee implementation of the region's Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy, a strategic blueprint that increases conversation and coordination between stakeholders about the economic direction of the region. Due to rapid growth that spans across jurisdictional lines in the TJCOG region, a coordinated economic strategy is essential.

 

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