Helping individuals live well as they age in their communities. We help older adults, the communities in which they live and the public, non-profit and private organizations that support them. Together, we aim to foster positive aging in all communities.
Discusses and develops solutions to rural issues and problems which are held common in our region.
Designed to maintain and increase the population level and job base in our area by providing general planning guidance, technical assistance for specific industrial projects and services to local units of government.
Progresses local, regional and state strategies and projects that are related to relevant, identified threats and potential risks. Our goal is to help prevent, prepare for, respond to and recover from disasters that occur in our area as well as work toward keeping us secure from acts of terrorism.
Strengthens and diversifies the economy by providing a source of low interest financing to businesses when credit is not otherwise available. Our priority is to provide financing to for-profit businesses which create or retain jobs, especially for the long-term underemployed and unemployed.
Plans and coordinates the construction and maintenance of a viable roads, rails, air and trail systems to support business, personal and recreational travel.