Economic Development

This region has unlocked its potential by cultivating a network of innovative and entrepreneurial thinkers creating various highly successful businesses and future business development opportunities. However, there are many challenges facing the communities in the region. Project 17’s goal is to combat these challenges and create new market opportunities through a collaborative community of partnerships, entrepreneurial mind-sets, thought-leaders, suppliers, and business owners. This sharing of knowledge and collaborative partnerships will result in job growth, industry advancement, and the ability to investment creating more economic opportunities in the region.

To achieve these efforts, Project 17 is committed to promoting the region, supporting innovation and entrepreneurship, and paving the way for regional broadband development and improved quality of life.

Increase Innovation

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Start-Up Business Documents

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Increase & Support Entrepreneurship

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Promote Local Business

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Improve Broadband

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Develop Regional Manufacturing Supply Chain

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Promote Region's Quality of Life

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