Economic Development

Table set for food initiative

Plan aims to connect region’s natural resources, education and infrastructure assets to grow agriculture exports by 2020.

November 24, 2017

Ag exporters turn eye toward China, South Korea

Five-day trade mission opens door for fruit producers and hops growers.

November 24, 2017

Kent County board passes wage compensation for four units

Negotiators agree to 2-percent wage increases annually.

November 24, 2017

Public panel scrutinizes gentrification

Community leaders and experts see 'almost historic' levels of displacement.

November 17, 2017

Affordable housing plan moves forward

City commission presents proposals to amend zoning, add incentives to create ‘housing choice.’

November 17, 2017