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  • CEDS, Recovery, and Resilience Webinar Series

    Posted on: March 9th, 2021 by Brett Schwartz

    As part of its Stronger CEDS, Stronger Regions programming, the NADO Research Foundation hosted a webinar series March through May 2021 focused on CEDS, recovery, and resilience.  Sessions included best practices and insights from experts and practitioners on a host...

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  • Webinar Recording & Slide Deck Available from Webinar on EDA Revolving Loan Fund Defederalization

    Posted on: February 22nd, 2021 by Brett Schwartz

    The webinar recording and slide deck (PDF) are now available from a NADO-hosted webinar that focused on the implementation of the Reinvigorating Lending for the Future Act (RLF Act) in relation to the U.S. Economic Development Administration’s (EDA) Revolving Loan ...

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  • NADO and NADO Research Foundation Release 2020 Annual Report

    Posted on: January 22nd, 2021 by Brett Schwartz

    NADO has released its 2020 Annual Report (PDF) which provides an overview of the key priorities, goals, and projects that NADO and the NADO Research Foundation have prioritized throughout 2020, as well as the association’s key accomplishments. Despite the unique...

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  • NADO RF Part of Nuclear Closure Communities Technical Assistance Program

    Posted on: January 19th, 2021 by Brett Schwartz

    Nearly 20 nuclear power sites have been or are currently being decommissioned across the country and between five and ten additional plants could close within the next five years. The small or rural communities that host these sites will face critical...

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  • December 9 Webinar: Intelligent Transportation Systems in Rural and Small Metro Areas

    Posted on: November 24th, 2020 by NADO Admin

    The NADO Research Foundation’s 2020 report on Rural and Small Metropolitan Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS) Case Studies will be featured in a U.S. Department of Transportation ITS Joint Program Office webinar on December 9 at 1pm ET.  The webinar will highlight ITS...

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  • Congratulations to the 2020 NADO Photo Contest Winners

    Posted on: October 11th, 2020 by Brett Schwartz

    Congratulations to the 2020 NADO Photo Contest winners and runners-up!  This year, nearly 120 images were submitted from members across the country that demonstrated what makes their regions great places to live, work, and play.  Images were judged in five categories:...

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  • Congratulations to the 2020 NADO Impact Award Recipients

    Posted on: August 26th, 2020 by Brett Schwartz

    NADO Announces the 2020 Impact Awards Congratulations to the 2020 Aliceann Wohlbruck NADO Impact Awards recipients!  The Impact Awards program honors NADO members for their creative approaches to advancing regional economic development and improved quality of life.  These projects have made significant impacts...

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  • Alaska’s Mariculture Industry: Creating New Opportunities for Prosperity and Resilience

    Posted on: August 13th, 2020 by Brett Schwartz

    Though the word ‘mariculture’ may not be a common term for many people, especially those living inland, it has come to signify an emerging industry that presents a tremendous opportunity for coastal regional economies. It is a specialized branch of...

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  • Equity Resources for Economic Development & Planning

    Posted on: July 15th, 2020 by Carrie Kissel

    This page represents the collection of resources and practices related to equity and inclusion gathered and shared in response to member requests, as well as other resources shared with NADO by federal agencies and other partners. RDOs, their leadership, their...

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  • Summertime with the CEDS

    Posted on: June 3rd, 2020 by Brett Schwartz

    The sun has set on the NADO Research Foundation’s 2020 Summertime with the CEDS, but all of the recordings from the webinars are available on-demand for viewing anytime below, as well as links to case studies and other materials to support...

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