The Dickinson County Economic Development Corporation provides ongoing training and assistance to local businesses. This includes workshops on popular subjects like how to use Google to grow your business, focus groups to explore pressing issues, and employer roundtables.
In addition, DKEDC works with business owners, investors and developers in need of assistance with site selection, starting a business, permitting, financing, workforce recruitment and development. Whatever a business needs to succeed, DKEDC is here as a one-stop-shop to answer questions, provide assistance and make connections as necessary. In addition, there are a variety of business resources offered by partner organizations.
Whether your business is getting started, making changes, growing or expanding, the Kansas Business One Stop is your one-stop-shop for interacting with Kansas government.(https://ksbiz.kansas.gov/)
The North Central Regional Planning Commission (NCRPC) is committed to advancing rural Kansas through comprehensive planning and development services. We provide multiple services to our core planning area in North Central Kansas in addition to contracted administration of various programs for state agencies across Kansas. Contact us to discuss how we can partner with you.(http://www.ncrpc.org/)
The NCRPC staff is qualified to assist member cities, counties and area non-profits with a variety of planning and development initiatives. Services include but are not limited to general planning, capital improvement planning, strategic planning, meeting facilitation, environmental reviews and assessments, and project planning and administration.(http://www.ncrpc.org/services/community-development/)