Tag Archives: economic

Gardner Voices Disappointment Over Tariffs

Following President Trump’s announcement yesterday that the United States will institute tariffs on steel and aluminum imports, Senator Cory Gardner released a statement voicing his disappointment over the decision. Gardner believes the president is correct when he says the US needs fair trade agreements, but he is concerned Continue reading

Colorado Kids Dental Heath Improving

Kids in Colorado have stronger teeth than others in the state did just a decade ago.  That according to a new report from the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment. The numbers show that over the last decade 14% fewer kindergartners have had Continue reading

Comments On Air Permit Due Today

Saturday is the last day to comment on the proposed air quality permit for ColoWyo Mine’s Collom pit. The air permit is required for operations at the mine to continue. The Collom development will support more than 200 jobs in Continue reading

CMEDP Chamber Mixer Thursday

Their will be chamber mixer this week In Craig hosted by members of the Craig/Moffat Economic Development Partnership. The mixer will take place at the Clarion Inn. The Continue reading

Colorado Economy In Good Shape

The economy appears to be growing in Colorado according to the final 2017 business report from the Secretary of State’s office. The report showed new business filings grew almost 10% between 2016 and 2017, with more than 117,000 new businesses filing with the state last year. The report also found Continue reading

Comment On Permit For New Pit At ColoWyo

Public comments are being accepted concerning a proposed air permit for ColoWyo Mine’s Collom pit. Comments are being accepted now through January 28th. The air permit is required for operations at the mine to continue. The Collom development will support more Continue reading

Take A Tour Of New Walk In Clinic

Community members are invited to join the Craig/Moffat County Economic Development Partnership board Wednesday, for a tour of the new Memorial Regional Health walk-in clinic. CMEDP takes these tours to learn first-hand Continue reading

Should Economic Development Entities Combine?

Moffat County Commissioner Frank Moe read a letter into the record at the Moffat County Commissioners meeting this week, supporting combining the Local Marketing District and the Craig/Moffat County Continue reading

Surveys To Help Build Moffat County’s Brand

The Craig/Moffat Economic Development Partnership is conducting a survey to better determine our community’s strengths, challenges and vision for the future. Results from the survey will be used to guide CMEDP’s efforts to create a brand name for Moffat County. The survey is being conducted as part of Continue reading

Trump Follows Gardner’s Proposal, Institutes New Sanctions On North Korea

Senator Cory Gardener applauded President Trump’s announcement yesterday that his administration will go after individuals, businesses and banks involved in trade with North Korea. Gardner says the steps the Trump administration announced are what he has been calling for and is a Continue reading

Tipton Visits Moffat County To Talk Local Issues

Colorado United States Representative Scott Tipton visited with Moffat  County business leaders, economic development, and education officials earlier this week in Craig. During his visit, Tipton was given information about priority growth projects, the challenges business owners Continue reading

MOCO To Receive Help With Brand Development

Moffat County has received approval to take part in a State of Colorado program called Blueprint 2.0. Launched in 2015, Blueprint 2.0, is a bottom-up effort to turn community feedback on local economic needs into initiatives Continue reading