6:35 pm
Wed May 7, 2014

FFCI looks to additional consultant contract, federal designations

The group leading the region’s new economic development strategy is looking to again use the same firm that crafted the plan. The Focus Forward Central Illinois Board is considering a contract with Vital Economy for under $100,000. The firm guided government and business officials last year in developing long-term regional economic development strategy. Focus Forward Chair Diana Hall says the firm can also help with securing economic development funding:

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6:19 am
Fri March 28, 2014

Planning group approves settlement for consultant contract

The Tri-County Regional Planning Commission approved a settlement with an economic development consultant after months of discussion. 

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