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Lincoln County Celebrates its Designation as a Certified Work Ready Community

Lincoln County Presiding Commissioner Dan Colbert welcomed those in attendance. He explained that, as part of the process to achieve the designation, more than 800 individuals had taken the ACT WorkKeys Assessment and earned a National Career Readiness Certificate. Commissioner Colbert thanked all those who were involved in administering the test.
Larry Tucker and Julie Rodgers from […]

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Missouri River Country Meeting

Several businesses from communities along the river set up tables at the July 18 meeting and shared information. Many provided samples of different foods and drinks that they offer to customers.
BRPC Chairman Hubie Kluesner serves on the Missouri River Country board and spoke to the group briefly about the importance of preserving the land along […]

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Etcher elected Treasurer of National Association of Development Organizations

NADO Press Release

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Etcher testifies before U.S. House of Representatives subcommittee

Steve Etcher Testifies on Federal Economic Development Issues
On July 27, NADO Secretary Steve Etcher, Executive Director of the Boonslick Regional Planning Commission in Warrenton, Missouri, testified before the U.S. House Transportation and Infrastructure Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings and Emergency Management, on the importance of the U.S. Economic Development Administration (EDA). 
 The subcommittee, chaired by […]

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Congressman Blaine Luetkemeyer visits BRPC

Congress Blaine Luetkemeyer (MO-9) met with BRPC Executive Director on Friday, April 29, 2011 to discuss regional issues.  The key federal legislative issues that BRPC is concerened about include:
Reauthorization of the federal highway bill;
Reauthorization of the Workforce Investment Act;
Funding for community infrastructure projects, including CDBG and EDA; and
Reauthorization and funding for the Economic Development Administration (EDA)

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Senator Roy Blunt visits BRPC meeting

Senator Roy Blunt visited with the Boonslick Regional Planning Commission Board of Directors at the quarterly membership meeting on March 25, 2011.

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New Website!

Boonslick Regional Planning Commission has launched a brand new website. Take our poll to the right and let us know if you like it!

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