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Mission Statement: 

To maintain and improve the economy and quality of life in Russell County by providing assistance, leadership and resources. 


 Is to:

  • work with City, County, State and Federal leadership to maintain a business-friendly atmosphere that aides in growth of the County and Region

  • actively market the unique advantages and opportunities within Russell County

  • partner with local entities to increase economic opportunities and quality of life

  • support public infrastructure projects that encourage future growth

  • create new employment opportunities while increasing the local tax base 

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Loan and Grant Programs


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E-Community Loan Program


Storefront/Signage Grant


(Applications open Oct. 2023)


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  • Succession Planning & Diversification of Tax Base

  • Entrepreneurship & Innovation

Recognition and promotion of local businesses and products bring outside dollars in.

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  • Education & Training

  • Interview Skill Development

  • Resume Building

  • Housing, Childcare, Recreation and Culture

  • Improving our quality of life

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  • Business Plan Creation 

  • Financial Projections

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Economic Development Loan Fund

We welcome new business and industry to
Russell County! 

Job Fair

Check out our Development & Business Ready Sites! 

Cybersecurity 101 Workshop

No Cost - Tax Workshops 

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For more information about any of our services please contact
Mike Parsons - Director of Economic Development


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