Owosso Speedway Under New Ownership, Begins Massive 5 year Renovation Project

On September 30th, 2022, Rex and Sarah Wheeler purchased the historic Owosso Speedway (est. 1939).At 8am the same day the heavy construction equipment was in the driveway ready to begin. Owosso Speedway has been aregional favorite among Midwest racers for several decades. The Speedway was the location of a World War II prison camp for […]

Shiawassee Economic Development Partnership Formally Recognized for Accredited Economic Development Organization Status

Oklahoma City, Oklahoma – This week at the International Economic Development Council (IEDC)’s Annual Conference, the Shiawassee Economic Development Partnership (SEDP) was recognized for their recent certification as an Accredited Economic Development Organization (AEDO). SEDP President/CEO Justin Horvath and Board Chair Bryan Marks were presented with a plaque honoring the achievement by IEDC President Nathan […]

SEDP Holds Annual Meeting, Hears Comments From MEDC CEO Quentin Messer

On July 20th, the Shiawassee Economic Development Partnership at the Memorial Healthcare NOW Building’s Educational Theater. The program kicked off with an introduction to the host facility by Memorial Healthcare CEO Brian Long. At the conclusion of his comments, SEDP Chair Bryan Marks made the surprise announcement the host facility was also the recipient of […]

Memorial Healthcare Awarded Shiawassee Economic Development Partnership’s Project of the Year at SEDP’s Annual Meeting

Shiawassee Economic Development Partnership has awarded their Project of the Year award to Memorial Healthcare for the new 115,000 square-foot NOW Building at Memorial’s main campus. The Project of the Year, sponsored by Consumers Energy, serves to recognize a new or expanding business in Shiawassee County that creates a significant positive impact on the local […]

Shiawassee Economic Development Partnership Supports New Millage Proposal That Will Strengthen Vocational Training Programs for Local High School Students

The Board of Directors of the Shiawassee Economic Development Partnership (SEDP), the economic development organization serving Shiawassee County, recently voted to endorse the Shiawassee Regional Education Service District (RESD)’s request for a Career & Technical Education (also known as Vocational Training) millage that will be on the August 2nd election ballot. The one-mill proposal, which […]