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Please spread the word: PPP is Back & Better! Please check out and share the new WA Small Business Resources Mobilization Campaign's resource hub:

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Thanks to the many folks who testified, signed in as supportive or have emailed legislators today supporting SB 5211, the TIF for Jobs bill which

Washington Economic Development Association

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We need tools and resources to recover. Authorizing Tax Increment Financing (TIF) is one critical action WA lawmakers can take this session to help communities

Recent WEDA Newsletters

October 2019 Issue


WEDA's 2020 Legislative Agenda is Released

Let's Make It Happen!


WEDA's 2020 Legislative Agenda


Message from WEDA Executive Director, Suzanne Dale Estey

Building on Our Momentum, Moving Forward Together


Artificial Intelligence: A Game-Changer for Corporate Space

Article courtesy of Area Development, written by Pranav Tyagi


Tips of the Trade for Economic Development Professionals

Skill Clusters: A Better Way to Market and Match Your Region’s Talent to Companies, written by Joshua Wright, EMSII


New bus, new tour as AWB prepares to celebrate 'Made in Washington'


Ideas, Innovation, Inspiration: Get Involved with Global Entrepreneurship Month

November 2019

Past Newsletters

May 2019 Issue


Message from WEDA Board Chair, Jonathan Smith

Progress Abounds for WEDA - Please join us!


Legislative Wrap Up: Solid Progress for Economic Development in Olympia


WEDA Celebrates Economic Development Week

May 6 - 11, 2019

January 2019 Issue


Message from the Executive Director, Suzanne Dale Estey

Why Economic Development Matters & Why You Should Care


Tips of the Trade for Economic Development Professionals

Turn Divestment into New Investment & Success, written by Michael Hass, CEO, PM&P


Legislative Update: WEDA’s Agenda in Action


Innovation Corner: Bremerton-Silverdale - #6 Most Innovative Metro Area,

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Public Works Board Approves Over $5.4 Million in Loans to Communities in Need

Washington State Community Economic Revitalization Board

Invests $1,437,500 to Support Economic Development

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Governor Inslee Approves Opportunity Zones in Communities Across Washington

Report Shows Dramatic Growth in Energy Efficiency Jobs

With Washington State Leading the Charge

Washington State Community Economic Revitaliation Board Invests $2.25 Million in 5 Counties

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