Vernon Township & City of Durand Community Forum Information Now Available

Following the joint session of the Vernon Township Board and the City of Durand Council, information from the program is now available for review below. Program Video: Presentation Slides: Vernon Township & City of Durand MeetingDownload Speaker List: •Nicole Whitehead – Business Operations Director, Michigan Economic Development Corporation – email: whiteheadn@michigan.org •Justin Robinson – Senior […]

Vernon Township & City of Durand to Hold Joint Meeting on April 19th to Discuss Potential Large Site Development

The Vernon Township Board & Durand City Council will each have a public meeting on April 19th at 6:30pm at the Durand Middle School cafeteria. The agenda will be to provide the governmental bodies and interested community members with information on opportunities associated with/potential impact of development on a large-scale site generally located within the boundaries […]

I-69 Thumb Region Launches Industry 4.0 Initiative

Shiawassee County –The Shiawassee Economic Development Partnership (SEDP) is pleased to be working with the Michigan Economic Development Corporation (MEDC), Region 6 Economic Development partners, Automation Alley and the Michigan Manufacturing Technology Center on the launch of the I-69 Thumb Region’s Industry 4.0 initiative.  The MEDC I4.0 initiative is intended to help drive Industry 4.0 […]

63 Shiawassee County Businesses Awarded Almost $840,000 from the Michigan Small Business Restart Program

The Michigan Economic Development Corporation (MEDC) has announced that 63 small businesses and nonprofits in Shiawassee County were awarded grants totaling almost $840,000 through the Michigan Small Business Restart Program. The grantees were among more than 11,300 organizations statewide that received funding.63 Shiawassee County companies will be getting a total of $838,293.30. The recipients represent […]