Planning district to pursue new economic development strategy

The Northern Neck Planning District Commission (NNPDC) recently announced Grella Partnership Strategies (GPS) will assist in developing a new Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy (CEDS) and Workforce Training Feasibility and Site Selection Study.

The two projects are part of NNPDC’s efforts to capture community input and develop planning vehicles that will help improve job opportunities and quality of life for the region, reported executive director Jerry W. Davis.

The work, funded by a CARES Act grant from the U.S. Department of Commerce-Economic Development Administration, is expected to begin immediately and…[to-view-more]