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Casper Area Economic Development Alliance (CAEDA)

The Casper Area Economic Development Alliance (CAEDA) serves as the principal catalyst for economic development through leading, encouraging and facilitating diversification and expansion of Casper's and Natrona County's economy. Services provided by CAEDA include community marketing, point of contact, helping businesses grow, reporing & events, and partnership creation.


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Geography:Wyoming
Resource Type:information source, organization
Subtopic:economic development, business assistance, marketing & assistance, rural community issues & solutions, development & smart growth, Business & Economy, Community Building, Land Use Planning & Housing,
Tags:economic development, marketing and promotion, growth strategy
Telephone:307-577-7011
Link:webpage

Environmental Protection Agency (EPA): Smart Growth-Small Towns and Rural Communities

The EPA sponsors a smart growth resources page dedicated to small towns and rural community growth strategies.The page provides links to technical Assistance Programs, technical assistance reports, and webinars.


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Geography:United States
Resource Type:technical assistance, resource guide
Subtopic:development & smart growth, Land Use Planning & Housing,
Tags:smart growth, growth, development, growth strategy
Telephone:202-566-2878
Link:webpage

International City/County Management Association: Small Towns, Rural Communities, and Sustainability

This resource includes: "Putting Smart Growth to Work in Rural Communities" report, which focuses on smart growth strategies that can help guide growth in rural areas while protecting natural and working lands and preserving the rural character of existing communities; Asset-Based Economic Development Resources; Podcasts and webinars.


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Geography:United States
Resource Type:information source, educational resource
Subtopic:development & smart growth, economic development, conservation & environment, rural community issues & solutions, Land Use Planning & Housing, Business & Economy, Issues & Opportunities, Community Building,
Tags:conservation, development, economic development, growth strategy, planning, rural community, smart growth
Telephone:
Link:webpage

Rawlins DDA/Main Street

Rawlins DDA adopted the 'Main Street' approach and became a certified Main Street community in as part of the statewide Wyoming Main Street family. Main Street is a national program of the National Trust for Historic preservation that focuses on revitalizing a downtown economic district through the four-point approach: Design, Organization, Marketing and Retail Strategies (MARS)(known as Promotion nationally), and Economic Restructuring.


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Geography:Wyoming
Resource Type:information source, organization
Subtopic:economic development, community & capacity development, planning, redevelopment & revitalization, entrepreneurship & small business, rural community issues & solutions, heritage & historic preservation, Business & Economy, Community Building, Land Use Planning & Housing,
Tags:economic development, marketing and promotion, growth strategy, community design, historic preservation
Telephone:307-328-2099
Link:webpage

Smart Growth America

Smart Growth America advocates for people who want to live and work in great neighborhoods. Smart Growth America is the only national organization dedicated to researching, advocating for and leading coalitions to bring smart growth practices to more communities nationwide. Smart Growth America provides many difference resources including community toolkits, programs, webinars, and trainings related to Smart Growth design.


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Geography:United States
Resource Type:training, information source, organization
Subtopic:development & smart growth, planning, community & capacity development, urban issues & solutions, Land Use Planning & Housing, Community Building,
Tags:smart growth, growth, development, growth strategy
Telephone:202-207-3355
Link:webpage

Smart Growth: Framework for Creating a Smart Growth Economic Development Strategy: A Tool for Small Cities and Towns

This is a step-by-step guide to building a place-based economic development strategy. It is intended for small and mid-sized cities, particularly those that have limited population growth, areas of disinvestment, and/or a struggling economy.


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Geography:United States
Resource Type:information source
Subtopic:development & smart growth, economic development, rural community issues & solutions, community & capacity development, redevelopment & revitalization, Land Use Planning & Housing, Business & Economy, Community Building,
Tags:economic development, development, planning, smart growth, creative place making
Telephone:406-457-5000
Link:webpage