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Posted on: January 14, 2019

Grand County Economic Overview Report - 2018

Learn about the trends in Grand County in this recently updated report.  As of 2018 the region's population increased by 8.6% since 2013, growing by 1,229. Population is expected to increase by 5.8% between 2018 and 2023, adding 903.

From 2013 to ...

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Posted on: December 13, 2018

Workforce and Housing Roundtable: Web-Portal Debut

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Last week, the Grand County Economic Development department held a roundtable discussion and sneak peek at a new website made possible by funds received from Freeport McMoran and Department of Local Affairs (DOLA) Rural Economic Development initiative (RE...

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Posted on: December 12, 2018

Community is solution at workforce and housing symposium

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It was a revelation about the power of community and communication.

Last Wednesday Grand County Economic Development hosted a Workforce and Housing Open House at the Headwaters Center in Winter Park. A total of 61 people from across Grand County attended. ...

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Posted on: January 26, 2019

County launches prototype workforce resource, jobs portal

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Attracting workforce and providing them with affordable housing aren't unique issues to the Grand County community, but one collaborative project is aiming to provide a local solution.

The Grand County Economic Development Department, in collaboration with...

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Posted on: August 21, 2018

Small Town Leaders: Paul Chavoustie, Mayor of Granby, Colo.

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Paul Chavoustie looked at Granby, Colorado, and saw potential – lots of it.  

Open retail space downtown, a central location that created a natural flow of people ...

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Posted on: August 7, 2018

New job sharing program promises help for local seasonal workers, employers

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Seasonal workers having difficulty finding year-round jobs will soon have new tools to locate employment, housing, benefits and more through a program that is said will benefit both workers and local employers.

The Grand County Economic Development Departm...

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Posted on: August 21, 2018

Grand Lake celebrates earning creative district designation

GRAND LAKE — On Tuesday night members of the Grand Lake community along with representatives from Colorado Creative Industries held a celebratory event in honor of the community's coming official designation as one of the state's nearly two-doze...

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Posted on: July 17, 2018

Grand Lake named creative district while creative economy takes off at Sombrero Stables

Efforts are progressing on the Maker Space at Sombrero Stables in Grand Lake, all part of the Grand County Department of Economic Development's efforts to expand Grand Lake's seasons by developing a creative economy.

In concurrence with the Maker Space the...

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Posted on: June 1, 2018

Future of Grand Lake: New event brings community together for input

This Friday evening a special event will be held at the Grand Lake Center to kick off a new initiative that seeks to gather citizen input regarding the future of Grand County's northernmost community.

The Heart and Soul Potluck and Kickoff event will be he...

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Posted on: June 5, 2018

Yes, students can be entrepreneurs, too

Grand County's Office of Economic Development is working hard on the concept of "growing our own" in an effort to help with Grand County's job market where employers are having to scramble to fill job openings.

And right along those lines, the in...

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Posted on: February 20, 2019

New County Attorney

The Grand County Board of County Commissioners is proud to announce that Christopher Leahy has been selected as the new County Attorney.

Leahy not only graduated Magna Cum Laude from Gonzaga University School of Law, but has also earned a Graduate Certific...

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Posted on: February 20, 2019

New County Manager

The Grand County Board of County Commissioners is proud to announce that Katherine McIntire has been selected as the new County Manager. 

Katherine McIntire currently serves as the Public Affairs Director for Jefferson County, Colorado. She is mar...

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