Economic Gateway http://phelpscountyne.com Phelps County Development Corporation News RSS Feed Thu, 22 Feb 2018 18:06:53 -0800 en-us Phelps County Retailers Excited About Free Marketing Services http://phelpscountyne.com/phelps/news/?item=16189 phelpscountyne.com/phelps/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Local business owners are excited about new possibilities to grow after attending a recent PCDC presentation. The Phelps County Development Corporation has contracted with Buxton Co., a nationwide ... True Grit Americans Describe Large Portion of Phelps County Residents http://phelpscountyne.com/phelps/news/?item=16190 phelpscountyne.com/phelps/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 PCDC has contracted with Buxton Co. to provide statistics and marketing help to area retailers and service providers. In their initial study of Phelps County shoppers, the company has identified the f... Expo Gives PCDC Opportunity to Share Phelps County Opportunities http://phelpscountyne.com/phelps/news/?item=16191 phelpscountyne.com/phelps/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Food processing and poultry businesses may be “scrambling” to Phelps County after a recent promotional trip to Atlanta, Ga., to the International Production and Processing Expo, the world&... June Completion Date Expected for Washington Square Apartments http://phelpscountyne.com/phelps/news/?item=16193 phelpscountyne.com/phelps/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 It has been just six months since ground was broken on the new Washington Square Apartments, and construction is on schedule to be completed in early June. The project on the former site of Washing... UNL Chancellor Ronnie Green Will Speak at PCDC Annual Meeting http://phelpscountyne.com/phelps/news/?item=16194 phelpscountyne.com/phelps/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Mark your calendars for March 22 and plan to attend Phelps County Development Corporation’s annual meeting at the Taste of Texas restaurant! This year’s theme is Building and Growing with ... Build Faster in Phelps County http://phelpscountyne.com/phelps/news/?item=15996 phelpscountyne.com/phelps/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Are you looking to build a commercial property for your business or for an investment? If the thought of finding the right location, going through the permitting process and paying for the infrastruct... Plastics Companies are Headed to Nebraska http://phelpscountyne.com/phelps/news/?item=15995 phelpscountyne.com/phelps/news Tue, 22 Feb 2400 15:18:42 -0800 There is a lot of momentum in Nebraska for plastics manufacturing. Advanced manufacturing is the second largest economic driver in Nebraska. Plastics manufacturing plays an important role in this, wit... Titan Machinery Has What You Need http://phelpscountyne.com/phelps/news/?item=15994 phelpscountyne.com/phelps/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 As an equipment manufacture, Titan has an incredible reputation for building machines that work. In Nebraska, you can find Titan equipment in the fields, on construction sites and around town. They se... A Home for Mom and Dad http://phelpscountyne.com/phelps/news/?item=15394 phelpscountyne.com/phelps/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Helping parents enter an assisted living or skilled nursing facility is not easy. This is a significant transition for anyone to make and the home chosen is going to make a serious impact on how well ... New Group Offers “Concrete Solutions” to Upcoming Highway Construction http://phelpscountyne.com/phelps/news/?item=15809 phelpscountyne.com/phelps/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 A highway reconstruction project will limit access to many Holdrege businesses this spring and summer and will surely cause residents and travelers to wonder how to get to the front door of a local re... PCDC Housing Programs Spark Housing Boom in Loomis http://phelpscountyne.com/phelps/news/?item=15810 phelpscountyne.com/phelps/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 PCDC’s housing incentives have sparked the construction of three new spec homes in Loomis plus the upcoming demolition of dilapidated properties in Holdrege and Bertrand to create space for new ... Feb. 15 Deadline Approaches for High-Demand Jobs Scholarship http://phelpscountyne.com/phelps/news/?item=15811 phelpscountyne.com/phelps/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Graduating seniors, college students or underemployed workers seeking a Phelps County career are encouraged to apply for the high-demand jobs scholarships offered by the Phelps County Development Corp... The Agricultural Advantage Makes Phelps County Ideal for Poultry Industry http://phelpscountyne.com/phelps/news/?item=15748 phelpscountyne.com/phelps/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 With ag-friendly communities, an abundance of feed and water and experienced livestock producers, Nebraska and Phelps County make an ideal location for expanding or relocating businesses in the poultr... Secure More Training for Employees http://phelpscountyne.com/phelps/news/?item=15429 phelpscountyne.com/phelps/news Tue, 22 Feb 8000 15:17:00 -0800 The University of Nebraska at Kearney is an excellent community resource, located only 31 miles from Phelps County. Employers can benefit by sending their employees here to improve their education. By... PCDC Meeting Provides Statistics on Retail Opportunities http://phelpscountyne.com/phelps/news/?item=15739 phelpscountyne.com/phelps/news Tue, 22 Feb 8000 15:17:00 -0800 Business owners, future entrepreneurs and the public are invited to learn about local shopping trends and retail opportunities at an upcoming meeting sponsored by the Phelps County Development Corpora... Central NE Public Power Essential To Our Story http://phelpscountyne.com/phelps/news/?item=15393 phelpscountyne.com/phelps/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 What did farmers do without public water? What happened when the weather simply didn’t cooperate? Crop shortages and economic disaster used to be a more significant fear among farmers but thanks... Meet the Businesses at Brewster Field http://phelpscountyne.com/phelps/news/?item=15392 phelpscountyne.com/phelps/news Tue, 22 Feb 8400 15:15:39 -0800 We have an amazing regional airport in Brewster Field and several businesses are making use of it. In addition to fuel and maintenance services being offered at the airport, recreational businesses al... Come Fly with Me http://phelpscountyne.com/phelps/news/?item=15391 phelpscountyne.com/phelps/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 We don’t know if Frank Sinatra was thinking about Nebraska when he sung this song, but you can grab your loved one and take them on an adventure by flying out of Brewster Field in Holdrege. As a... Briggs & Stratton Donates $5,000 to Boost HPS Technology http://phelpscountyne.com/phelps/news/?item=15506 phelpscountyne.com/phelps/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 A donation from the Briggs & Stratton Foundation will help students at Holdrege High School gain valuable career skills. The foundation has awarded a $5,000 grant to HHS to upgrade welding, rob... PCDC Offers New Service to Help Area Retailers Grow http://phelpscountyne.com/phelps/news/?item=15508 phelpscountyne.com/phelps/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 A new service will be available to Phelps County retail businesses in 2018 that will help business owners identify opportunities to grow their businesses, thus improving the quality of life for reside... Two Local Moms Opening New Extended-Hour Child Care http://phelpscountyne.com/phelps/news/?item=15509 phelpscountyne.com/phelps/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 A new child-care center with extended hours will open in Holdrege in early 2018. Jamie Johnson and Andrae Matthews have formed a partnership to open Wiggles & Giggles Academy, which will serve ... Amazing Healthcare in Phelps County http://phelpscountyne.com/phelps/news/?item=14926 phelpscountyne.com/phelps/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Where do you want to go for healthcare when you are sick? For people in and around Phelps County, the answer is often Phelps Memorial Health Center. Here, patients can find world-class healthcare deli... Free Downpayment Assistance http://phelpscountyne.com/phelps/news/?item=14925 phelpscountyne.com/phelps/news Tue, 22 Feb 4000 15:13:58 -0800 Do you want to purchase a home in Phelps County? If you work in the area and are looking to settle here, we can help by providing additional money for your downpayment. This downpayment matching grant... Apply for a Scholarship http://phelpscountyne.com/phelps/news/?item=14924 phelpscountyne.com/phelps/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Phelps County companies are hiring and some positions are in great demand. If you are graduating high school or have your GED and want a good paying job, move to Phelps. If you need to go back to scho... Phelps County is Convenient for Distributors http://phelpscountyne.com/phelps/news/?item=14923 phelpscountyne.com/phelps/news Tue, 22 Feb 4400 15:12:37 -0800 Being located in the middle of the country has its advantages, especially for warehouse, logistics and distribution companies. Our convenient location makes it easy to move raw materials and finished ...