Governor launches design of economic development strategy
Monday, October 07, 2019
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) -- Kansas Gov. Laura Kelly says she's launching the state's first formal strategy in 30 years to strengthen economic development.
Kelly pledged to work with industries and economic development specialists to write a comprehensive plan to speed economic growth. A report is expected by March 2020.
The project will be coordinated by the Kansas Department of Commerce and the McKinsey consulting firm.