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NMDC Get EPA Grant To Further Cleanup Three Meth Lab Sites Throughout County Community

| September 24, 2014

More on a story we told you about last week. Starting October 1st. the Northern Maine Development Commission will be doing extensive cleanup of three sites in the county that were busted as meth labs. Shawn Cunningham has more on the program that’s turning crime sites into PRIME SITES for economic development. (track 1) Just […]

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Businesses Encouraged To Apply For Microloan Funding

| June 19, 2014

A call is out to local small business owners to apply for thousands of dollars in available funding to help your venture grow. Northern Maine Development Commission is seeking applicants for its microloan program. Shawn Cunningham reports on a few changes that make the program more affordable for entrepreneurs to take advantage. Its business as […]

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New Initiative To Promote Opportunities And Increase The Population In Aroostook County

| May 27, 2014

Multiple agencies in Aroostook county are turning to the public for ideas on how to keep people in the county or bring them back to the county. Opportunities Aroostook. That’s the name of the game for an new initiative to improve the work force, and increase the population in Aroostook County. The northern maine development […]

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Northern Maine Development Commission is in the Process of Applying for Phase 2 of a Grant

| February 6, 2014

It’s been a busy few weeks for NMDC Staff. They are working on the USDA Rural Development grant that could bring major dollars in funding to the area. Executive Director, Robert Clark says, his group is applying for a designation as a manufacturing community. Clark says the application will be centered on forest products which […]

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NMDC looks to lower heating costs in the near future

| September 26, 2013

Norther Maine development commission was chosen for phase one of a nationwide competition which granted them $275 thousand dollars to put together an investment plan to attract manufacturing to the area particularly in renewable energy and what they call their clean tech manufacturing cluster, Robert Clark the executive director of NMDC explained to us just […]

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