Economic Gateway http://www.gallupedc.com Greater Gallup Economic Development Corporation News RSS Feed Thu, 21 Jun 2018 06:59:50 -0700 en-us GGEDC receives $15,000 grant for business recruitment http://www.gallupedc.com/gallup/resource-center/news/?item=17681 www.gallupedc.com/gallup/resource-center/news Thu, 07 Jun 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Gallup, NM – Greater Gallup Economic Development Corporation (GGEDC) announced it has been selected for a $15,000 grant from the NM Economic Development Department and its LEADS grant program to... Secretary Geisel Announces LEADS and Solo Worker Grants for New Mexico Communities http://www.gallupedc.com/gallup/resource-center/news/?item=17650 www.gallupedc.com/gallup/resource-center/news Tue, 05 Jun 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Santa Fe, N.M. -  Today, Economic Development Secretary Matt Geisel, announced $156,850 in Local Economic Assistance & Development Support Program (LEADS) grants to 16 communities across the ... GGEDC Applauds Creation of Opportunity Zones in McKinley County http://www.gallupedc.com/gallup/resource-center/news/?item=17571 www.gallupedc.com/gallup/resource-center/news Thu, 24 May 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Gallup, NM - On Monday, Governor Susana Martinez announced that New Mexico had been officially added to the list of states with Qualified Opportunity Zones. McKinley County received three Opportunity ... Governor Susana Martinez Announces Opportunity Zone Designations for New Mexico http://www.gallupedc.com/gallup/resource-center/news/?item=17477 www.gallupedc.com/gallup/resource-center/news Mon, 21 May 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Santa Fe, N.M. - Today, Governor Martinez announced sixty-three Opportunity Zone designations in New Mexico. The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act created Opportunity Zones to spur investment in distressed commun... GALLUP HOSTS NATIONAL ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT WEEK CELEBRATION – MAY 7-12, 2018 http://www.gallupedc.com/gallup/resource-center/news/?item=17394 www.gallupedc.com/gallup/resource-center/news Tue, 08 May 2018 00:00:00 -0700 City of Gallup joins cities nationwide to increase awareness of jobs and career development programs that enhance local economic impact Gallup, NM – City of Gallup and McKinley County celebra... City of Gallup Resolution for Economic Development Week http://www.gallupedc.com/gallup/resource-center/news/?item=17265 www.gallupedc.com/gallup/resource-center/news Mon, 30 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Recognizing 2018 as the 92d anniversary of the International Economic Development Council and WHEREAS, the International Economic Development Council is the largest professional economic develop... Waterfalls, restaurants and scenery make Ithaca a top stop for road trips, survey finds http://www.gallupedc.com/gallup/resource-center/news/?item=17179 www.gallupedc.com/gallup/resource-center/news Thu, 26 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Results from a survey released this week showed that Ithaca landed among top destinations for family road trips in the U.S., highlighting restaurants, state parks and other scenery among the... Three recipients of Medal of Honor visit UA http://www.gallupedc.com/gallup/resource-center/news/?item=17085 www.gallupedc.com/gallup/resource-center/news Fri, 20 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Hiroshi Miyamura wanted to join the U.S. military but was rejected because of his Japanese ancestry. "During World War II, we were banned following Pearl Harbor," Miyamura told a crowd of... Have You Tried GGEDCs Real Estate Search Tool? http://www.gallupedc.com/gallup/resource-center/news/?item=17022 www.gallupedc.com/gallup/resource-center/news Mon, 16 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0700 The real estate search tool on the Greater Gallup EDC website is critically important for showing site selectors and business owners the available properties in our area, but the value extends far... City on track to save $1 million over the next 25 years http://www.gallupedc.com/gallup/resource-center/news/?item=16603 www.gallupedc.com/gallup/resource-center/news Wed, 04 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0700 The city’s new solar power project is in the final phases of testing, and is slated to go live in the next several weeks. Once operational, the site will generate roughly 10 percent of Gallup&rs... A filmmaker's paradise: The state of moviemaking in New Mexico http://www.gallupedc.com/gallup/resource-center/news/?item=16602 www.gallupedc.com/gallup/resource-center/news Wed, 28 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0700 When it comes to a homegrown base of film crew technicians, sound stages, a variety of locations, good weather, and proximity to Los Angeles, you just can’t beat New Mexico. The traini... GGEDC issues Final Report on Economic Roundtable http://www.gallupedc.com/gallup/resource-center/news/?item=16722 www.gallupedc.com/gallup/resource-center/news Wed, 28 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Recommendations Target Workforce Development in the Construction, Logistics, and Manufacturing Sectors Gallup, NM – Today, the planning committee for the Economic Roundtable on Workforce Deve... Get On Track With a Rail-Served Site http://www.gallupedc.com/gallup/resource-center/news/?item=16607 www.gallupedc.com/gallup/resource-center/news Wed, 21 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Should your new or expanded facility be rail-served? Whether you ship consumer goods or industrial commodities, immediate access to the resources of a Class I Railroad can provide significant benefits... See how much the online creative economy contributes to New Mexico http://www.gallupedc.com/gallup/resource-center/news/?item=16601 www.gallupedc.com/gallup/resource-center/news Tue, 20 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Independent creators who posted their music, videos, art, crafts and other works online added nearly $37 million to New Mexico’s economy in 2016, a new study found. The report relea... FBI Director Makes Historic Visit to Navajo Nation http://www.gallupedc.com/gallup/resource-center/news/?item=16295 www.gallupedc.com/gallup/resource-center/news Mon, 05 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0800 FBI Director Christopher Wray met with tribal officials of the largest Indian reservation in the U.S. this week, becoming the first head of the federal law enforcement agency to visit the Navajo Natio... BNSF plans $80 million capital program in New Mexico for 2018 http://www.gallupedc.com/gallup/resource-center/news/?item=16272 www.gallupedc.com/gallup/resource-center/news Fri, 02 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0800 BNSF Railway Company (BNSF) today announced that its 2018 capital expenditure program in New Mexico will be approximately $80 million. Roughly half of this year’s plan in New Mexico is focused o... What Happened at the 2018 GGEDC Economic Roundtable http://www.gallupedc.com/gallup/resource-center/news/?item=16248 www.gallupedc.com/gallup/resource-center/news Fri, 23 Feb 2018 00:00:00 -0800 GGEDC held an Economic Roundtable on January 26, 2018 at the Historic La Fonda Hotel in Santa Fe, New Mexico. The focus of the roundtable discussion was workforce development for the construction, log... New Mexico MainStreet Program Partners Receive National Accreditation for their Community-Based Economic Revitalization Work http://www.gallupedc.com/gallup/resource-center/news/?item=16199 www.gallupedc.com/gallup/resource-center/news Thu, 22 Feb 2018 00:00:00 -0800 Today, the Economic Development Department announced that the National Main Street Center and its partners have accredited local New Mexico MainStreet programs in recognition of their exemplary commit... An Instructional Coach Can Improve School Performance. Here’s Proof http://www.gallupedc.com/gallup/resource-center/news/?item=16152 www.gallupedc.com/gallup/resource-center/news Wed, 21 Feb 2018 00:00:00 -0800 Rachel Rodriguez doesn’t remember not wanting to be a teacher. And it has never occurred to her to leave her beloved hometown—Gallup, N.M., a small city in the heart of American Indian cou... New Mexico State Spending Plan Heads to House Floor http://www.gallupedc.com/gallup/resource-center/news/?item=16079 www.gallupedc.com/gallup/resource-center/news Mon, 19 Feb 2018 00:00:00 -0800 A plan to boost spending on roads and provide pay raises to top New Mexico elected officials, state workers and teachers is headed to the state House of Representatives for a vote. A plan to boost ... New Mexico MainStreet is Reaccredited by the National Main Street Center to Continue Statewide Economic Revitalization Work http://www.gallupedc.com/gallup/resource-center/news/?item=16103 www.gallupedc.com/gallup/resource-center/news Mon, 19 Feb 2018 00:00:00 -0800 Santa Fe, N.M. - Today, the Economic Development Department announced that New Mexico MainStreet (NMMS) has been reaccredited and licensed through the National Main Street Center, Inc. for 2018. ... New Mexico invests in young entrepreneurs to kickstart its sluggish economy http://www.gallupedc.com/gallup/resource-center/news/?item=16078 www.gallupedc.com/gallup/resource-center/news Mon, 12 Feb 2018 00:00:00 -0800 While much of the U.S. economy is on the rebound, New Mexico remains in the dumps since the recession hit a decade ago. Part of the problem may be a statewide brain drain: educated young people taking... Standard Solar to finance 9.8-MW array for Gallup, New Mexico http://www.gallupedc.com/gallup/resource-center/news/?item=15998 www.gallupedc.com/gallup/resource-center/news Wed, 07 Feb 2018 00:00:00 -0800 Standard Solar, a solar energy company specializing in the development and financing of solar electric systems nationwide, announced it will finance a 9.8-MW solar project to provide power to the city... GGEDC receives $25,000 grant from New Mexico Gas Company http://www.gallupedc.com/gallup/resource-center/news/?item=15856 www.gallupedc.com/gallup/resource-center/news Mon, 29 Jan 2018 00:00:00 -0800 GGEDC receives $25,000 grant from New Mexico Gas Company Funds to support economic development initiatives in McKinley County Gallup, NM – Greater Gallup Economic Development Corporation is p... Health, Education, and Human Services Committee supports Navajo student housing pilot project at UNM http://www.gallupedc.com/gallup/resource-center/news/?item=15685 www.gallupedc.com/gallup/resource-center/news Wed, 24 Jan 2018 00:00:00 -0800 WINDOW ROCK, Ariz. – – On Dec. 11, the Health, Education, and Human Services Committee voted in support of Legislation No. 0475-17, which seeks approval of supplemental funding from the Un...