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Montgomery County Celebrates its Designation as a Certified Work Ready Community

Montgomery County Presiding Commissioner Ryan Poston welcomed everyone. He explained that 228 individuals in the county had attained a National Career Readiness Certificate, showing they had skills needed by employers. Mardy Leathers, Director of the Division of Workforce Development – Missouri Department of Economic Development, served as guest speaker for the event.  He shared his excitement […]

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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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