Economic Gateway http://www.gallupedc.com Greater Gallup Economic Development Corporation News RSS Feed Mon, 20 Aug 2018 18:53:04 -0700 en-us An entrepreneur’s mindset for NM http://www.gallupedc.com/gallup/resource-center/news/?item=18639 www.gallupedc.com/gallup/resource-center/news Fri, 17 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0700 When one examines the growth of economies in cities, states or small nations, it is apparent that those with the highest rates of job creation and salary growth owe this growth to entrepreneurs who ar... Another source for business loans http://www.gallupedc.com/gallup/resource-center/news/?item=18638 www.gallupedc.com/gallup/resource-center/news Wed, 15 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Since the financial meltdown of 2008, bankers have endeavored to serve the borrowing needs of their entrepreneurial customers. But laws such as Dodd-Frank — meant to regulate large banks and cur... Secretary Geisel Announces LEADS and Solo Worker Grants for New Mexico Communities http://www.gallupedc.com/gallup/resource-center/news/?item=18637 www.gallupedc.com/gallup/resource-center/news Fri, 10 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Santa Fe, N.M. - Economic Development Secretary Matt Geisel, announced $156,850 in Local Economic Assistance & Development Support Program (LEADS) grants to 16 communities across the state as... County approves $30 million IRB for construction of glove factory http://www.gallupedc.com/gallup/resource-center/news/?item=18571 www.gallupedc.com/gallup/resource-center/news Tue, 07 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Members of the McKinley County Smart Growth Commission were at the regular McKinley County Board of Commissioners meeting July 24 to recommend that the county approve a $30 million industrial revenue ... A helping hand for Navajo vets http://www.gallupedc.com/gallup/resource-center/news/?item=18396 www.gallupedc.com/gallup/resource-center/news Mon, 23 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Roughly 15 miles outside of Gallup on tribal land, a dilapidated mobile home sits in a scrubby lot. By the looks of it, children must live here, too, as there are tricycles and toys scattered in th... Allison Rd Solar Park Now Producing Power - Ribbon Cutting Ceremony http://www.gallupedc.com/gallup/resource-center/news/?item=18381 www.gallupedc.com/gallup/resource-center/news Fri, 20 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0700 The City of Gallup will be celebrating its 9.8 megawatt solar park with a ribbon cutting ceremony on site at 10:00 a.m. on July 17, 2018. Gallup Mayor Jackie McKinney and the City Council approved ... Groups working to build homes for Native American veterans http://www.gallupedc.com/gallup/resource-center/news/?item=18342 www.gallupedc.com/gallup/resource-center/news Thu, 19 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Building and donating homes to Native American veterans is what the South Carolina Air National Guard, U.S. Navy and Southwest Indian Foundation are all about this summer. The 169th Civil Engineer ... Encouraging Homegrown Businesses in Gallup and McKinley County http://www.gallupedc.com/gallup/resource-center/news/?item=18111 www.gallupedc.com/gallup/resource-center/news Mon, 02 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Business recruitment is a common, traditional approach used to spur economic growth. Cities will often offer companies tax breaks and other financial incentives to attract them to an area. Whil... Michael Sage Receives Designation of Certified Economic Developer from the International Economic Development Council http://www.gallupedc.com/gallup/resource-center/news/?item=18016 www.gallupedc.com/gallup/resource-center/news Wed, 27 Jun 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Gallup, NM – Michael Sage, Deputy Director for Greater Gallup Economic Development Corporation (GGEDC), based in Gallup, New Mexico earned the designation of Certified Economic Developer (CEcD),... 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...