Economic Development


How Regions and Organizations Stay Competitive

How Regions and Organizations Stay Competitive

This article is part of a series titled From the Ground Up.Pt. 1: Inside Site SelectionPt. 2: How Regions Stay CompetitivePt. 3: How Organizations Fit into a Community   More than 150 years after Omaha and Union Pacific became intertwined – a history dating back...
Inside the Site Selection Process

Inside the Site Selection Process

This article is part of a series titled From the Ground Up.Pt. 1: Inside Site SelectionPt. 2: How Regions Stay CompetitivePt. 3: How Organizations Fit into a Community It was another one of those reverberating economic wins – tech company Google unveiling its plan to...
State of Our City Event Recap

State of Our City Event Recap

Written by: Noah McClain, State of Our City Volunteer from Mayor’s Millennial Advisory CommitteeIt’s about positive change – and that’s why Young Professional Leadership from Urban League of Nebraska Young Professionals (ULNYP), Metro Young Latino Professionals...
Our Collective Momentum

Our Collective Momentum

Folks,It appears that Autumn has just arrived and thanks to your good work, our momentum shows no signs of slowing.  We have continued to aggressively pursue regional expansion projects, recruit new employers to the market and catalyze companies through a variety of...
Google “The Power of Partnership”

Google “The Power of Partnership”

Our Data Center Environment Is Growing AgainAttracting large-scale data centers to Greater Omaha has long been one of our key economic targets – and we’ve been hitting one bullseye after another.Tech giant Google announced plans on Oct. 4 to build a data center campus...