What is Economic Development?

Posted by on Aug 5, 2013 in Blog Article | No Comments

Defining Economic Development can be tricky because it is a result of many factors. Sometimes it is difficult to understand why one community has been more successful than another in attracting new development.

Free Agency in Sports and Economic Development

Posted by on Apr 12, 2012 in Blog Article | No Comments

  Over the past few months the media has covered stories about several high profile free agent signings and teams handing out big contracts to keep their biggest attractions in town.  The Angels lure Albert Pujols from St. Louis with an offer worth hundreds of millions of dollars, Derrick Rose extends his contract with the […]

HLA and City of Jackson, Missouri win 2010 MO-APA Outstanding Comprehensive Plan Award

Posted by on Oct 8, 2010 in Headlines | No Comments

The Missouri Chapter of the American Planning Association recently announced the winners of the 2010 Chapter Awards.