Economic Gateway http://www.fremontecodev.org Greater Fremont Development Council News RSS Feed Tue, 18 Sep 2018 08:49:01 -0700 en-us Facebook Community Boost: Nebraska, You're invited! http://www.fremontecodev.org/fremont/news-&-events/?item=19135 www.fremontecodev.org/fremont/news-&-events Mon, 17 Sep 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Since 2011, Facebook has invested more than $1 billion in training, technology, tools, support and research to help people and small businesses alike. In the US, this includes training more than 60,00... How Fremont is Solving its Workforce Housing Shortage http://www.fremontecodev.org/fremont/news-&-events/?item=18819 www.fremontecodev.org/fremont/news-&-events Mon, 27 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0700 With businesses expanding, there is an increased need for workforce housing in Dodge County. According to a recent housing study, that number could be as high as 1,500 units. To say that the community... Bow Tie Blog! August 24, 2018 http://www.fremontecodev.org/fremont/news-&-events/?item=18813 www.fremontecodev.org/fremont/news-&-events Fri, 24 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Bow Tie Blog Posted by Greater Fremont Development Council on Friday, August 24, 2018   (function(d, s, id) { var js, fjs = d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0]; if (d.getElementById(id)... News Alert! Sale of Fremont Hormel plant to Wholestone Farms, LLC http://www.fremontecodev.org/fremont/news-&-events/?item=18740 www.fremontecodev.org/fremont/news-&-events Thu, 16 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0700 It was announced today (8.16.18) that Hormel Foods Corporation has entered into a definitive agreement to sell the Hormel Foods Fremont, Nebraska processing facility to WholeStone Farms, LLC... Ever wonder what Opportunity Zones are? Fremont has two of them. Learn more here. http://www.fremontecodev.org/fremont/news-&-events/?item=18577 www.fremontecodev.org/fremont/news-&-events Tue, 07 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0700 The new federal Opportunity Zones program is one of the most substantial pieces of legislation targeting community revitalization and economic development in America’s lowest income co... Housing Development Using Technology to Showcase Site http://www.fremontecodev.org/fremont/news-&-events/?item=18549 www.fremontecodev.org/fremont/news-&-events Thu, 02 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Technology is Cool!  Check out this vimeo of the Gallery 23 East site!  This is one of several housing developments in the Fremont area.  Contact GFDC if you want to be connected to thi... GFDC is taking Developer Applications for Workforce Housing Projects http://www.fremontecodev.org/fremont/news-&-events/?item=18380 www.fremontecodev.org/fremont/news-&-events Fri, 20 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0700                       Greater Fremont Development Council is taking Developer Applicat... Bow Tie Blog! July 13, 2018 http://www.fremontecodev.org/fremont/news-&-events/?item=18296 www.fremontecodev.org/fremont/news-&-events Fri, 13 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Bow Tie Blog Live Posted by Greater Fremont Development Council on Friday, July 13, 2018   (function(d, s, id) { var js, fjs = d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0]; if (d.getElementById(... Pitch It in Fremont - Entrepreneur Contest http://www.fremontecodev.org/fremont/news-&-events/?item=18244 www.fremontecodev.org/fremont/news-&-events Wed, 11 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0700 CLICK HERE TO APPLY Come Pitch It In Fremont!  [A Fremont Creative Collective Event] A Fremont Area Business Pitch Contest – October 4, 2018 @6PM This event is an opportunity t... Strategies for Attracting Millennials to Fremont and Encouraging Graduates to Move Home http://www.fremontecodev.org/fremont/news-&-events/?item=16991 www.fremontecodev.org/fremont/news-&-events Mon, 04 Jun 2018 00:00:00 -0700 It’s hard to know what to believe about Millennials; some may say that they are lazy, entitled, and killing American culture one day at a time. If this is the case, then why do so many communiti... Bow Tie Blog! Crossing the Rural/Urban Gap With A Personal Decision http://www.fremontecodev.org/fremont/news-&-events/?item=17609 www.fremontecodev.org/fremont/news-&-events Thu, 31 May 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Catch Up With Chuck | Episode 28 | Crossing the Rural/Urban Gap With A Personal Decision Chuck is LIVE with Garry Clark, Executive Director of the Greater Fremont Development Council in Fremont, Ne... Funding accelerates Nebraska startup ecosystem http://www.fremontecodev.org/fremont/news-&-events/?item=17579 www.fremontecodev.org/fremont/news-&-events Wed, 30 May 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Entrepreneurs focused on building high-growth, software-centric companies in the Midwest have one less barrier in their path to scale. The Startup Collaborative (TSC), an on-demand startup acc... The GFDC Welcomes Two New Board Members http://www.fremontecodev.org/fremont/news-&-events/?item=17431 www.fremontecodev.org/fremont/news-&-events Fri, 11 May 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Eliza Ferzely and Tim McCormick have been chosen to serve on the Greater Fremont Development Council (GFDC) board. Ms. Ferzely is the Vice President of Enrollment Management and Marketing for Midland ... Bow Tie Blog! May 4, 2018 http://www.fremontecodev.org/fremont/news-&-events/?item=17352 www.fremontecodev.org/fremont/news-&-events Fri, 04 May 2018 00:00:00 -0700 One minute! #GFDCBowtieBlog Posted by Greater Fremont Development Council on Monday, February 12, 2018   (function(d, s, id) { var js, fjs = d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0]; if (d.g... Media Release: Gov. Ricketts, Economic Development Announce Rural Workforce Housing Fund Recipients http://www.fremontecodev.org/fremont/news-&-events/?item=17318 www.fremontecodev.org/fremont/news-&-events Tue, 01 May 2018 00:00:00 -0700 LINCOLN – Today, Governor Pete Ricketts and the Nebraska Department of Economic Development (DED) announced the first grants from a new rural workforce housing program that was recently est... The Greater Fremont Development Council Annual Meeting was a Great Success http://www.fremontecodev.org/fremont/news-&-events/?item=16990 www.fremontecodev.org/fremont/news-&-events Wed, 11 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0700     The Greater Fremont Development Council (GFDC) recently hosted our Annual Meeting. It was a great success, well attended and allowed us to showcase the amazing activities takin... When technology and farming converge http://www.fremontecodev.org/fremont/news-&-events/?item=16933 www.fremontecodev.org/fremont/news-&-events Mon, 09 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Food 2.0 DEEP IN NEBRASKA’S CORN BELT, family farmer and Costco supplier Scott Wagner is in the cab of his GPS-guided John Deere combine, harvesting the last of his corn crop. He keeps his ha... Fremont Named Community of the Year by Nebraska Diplomats http://www.fremontecodev.org/fremont/news-&-events/?item=16092 www.fremontecodev.org/fremont/news-&-events Wed, 14 Feb 2018 00:00:00 -0800 The city of Fremont was recognized at the Nebraska Diplomats Greater Omaha Regional Economic Development Celebration on Tuesday for their achievements in community growth and business partnerships.&nb... Does your company need a Business Exit Transition Plan? Grants are available for no cost valuation and exit planning reports. http://www.fremontecodev.org/fremont/news-&-events/?item=15855 www.fremontecodev.org/fremont/news-&-events Mon, 29 Jan 2018 00:00:00 -0800 NO COST BUSINESS VALUATIONS AND EXIT PLANNING AVAILABLE! NBDC received a SBA grant to provide no cost valuation or exit planning reports to businesses in Nebraska.  To fulfill the grant requir... Lawrence Paper Company plans expansion. http://www.fremontecodev.org/fremont/news-&-events/?item=15571 www.fremontecodev.org/fremont/news-&-events Thu, 11 Jan 2018 00:00:00 -0800 FREMONT – The Lawrence Paper Company (LPC) announced today it will pay a special bonus to each of its 300 employees and invest in new equipment due to the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act that was recently... Fremont Health Receives the 2018 Women's Choice Award http://www.fremontecodev.org/fremont/news-&-events/?item=15533 www.fremontecodev.org/fremont/news-&-events Tue, 09 Jan 2018 00:00:00 -0800 Fremont Health Medical Center Receives the 2018 Women’s Choice Award® for Emergency Care and Patient Safety Press Release January 9, 2018 Fremont Health Medical Center has been na... 2017 Dodge County Communites Housing Study http://www.fremontecodev.org/fremont/news-&-events/?item=15093 www.fremontecodev.org/fremont/news-&-events Fri, 08 Dec 2017 00:00:00 -0800 The 2017 County-wide Housing Study has been completed. This study was made possible through a grant from the Nebraska Investment Finance Authority (NIFA) and a local collaborative effort.  Do... Manufacturing Day 2017 http://www.fremontecodev.org/fremont/news-&-events/?item=14258 www.fremontecodev.org/fremont/news-&-events Fri, 06 Oct 2017 00:00:00 -0700   FREMONT, NE - OCTOBER 6, 2017  Rosenbauer Aerials opened their doors to students from the Fremont High School’s Welding Academy and Machine Tool programs.  Their instructor, ... Business Profile: TEK Services http://www.fremontecodev.org/fremont/news-&-events/?item=12994 www.fremontecodev.org/fremont/news-&-events Mon, 10 Jul 2017 00:00:00 -0700 TEK Services is a Fremont-based company who manufactures wire termination, wire harness assembly and custom wire processing with additional expertise in fulfillment services, foam stamping, and genera... Costco to Build Chicken Processing Plant in Fremont http://www.fremontecodev.org/fremont/news-&-events/?item=8419 www.fremontecodev.org/fremont/news-&-events Fri, 23 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0700 Nebraska Trucker highlights Fremont project in 2016 issue. [Vol 78 No. 4] Read the article HERE.   ...