Edwards County Economic Development Corporation

The primary objective of Economic Development organizations is to conduct activities that build the tax base of the County.  These activities can include a number of different things which means that our job is one that changes daily.  Here is a short list of things that we do:
  • Provide assistance to individuals wanting to start a business
  • Provide assistance to existing businesses wanting to expand
  • Work to recruit businesses to move to our county
  • Recruit residents to the County
  • Promote our communities to potential residents, travelers and businesses
  • Bring people and agencies together to plan for the future
  •  Facilitate Projects that improve Quality of Life for residents
  • Work on issues that may keep businesses or residents from moving here like housing, workforce development, blight, or crime
  • Provide a central point of contact for information