The Southwestern Indiana Master Gardeners Association (SWIMGA) continues to pioneer efforts on strategic planning for their organization.
Nearly 50 Southwestern Indiana Master Gardeners Association (SWIMGA) members attended a Visioning Forum on February 4, 2017.
On November 28, WLFI, Local News Channel 18, featured the story, Logansport leaders work to boost community progress.
More and more communities are beginning to recognize the need for place based asset strategies when it comes to economic development. Many community citizens, stakeholders and even economic development professionals find this a new idea and wonder exactly what this is.
The Hometown Collaboration Initiative, an Initiative of the Indiana Office of Community and Rural Affairs (OCRA) is accepting applications from communities or counties with a current population of 25,000 or fewer. "Indiana is dotted with nearly 700 small cities and towns, and HCI is the right initiative to help strengthen the long-term vitality of these communities," said Bo Beaulieu, Director of the Purdue Center for Regional Development and Purdue Extension community development program leader
Small towns across Indiana are trying modernize their economies and hold onto younger residents. But where do you start? With jobs? Quality of life? Or somewhere else entirely? Making that decision can be complicated, as residents found out recently in Orange County.
Seymour's HCI Coordinating Team is heavily engaged with Vision 2025 in planning and launching their Local Food Summit that will take placeâ€¯February 24. Seymour began the HCI process in early 2015.