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WEDC Executive Director (left) and board member Cindy Schuler (right) stand with WEDC's official certificate of incorporation.
WEDC Executive Director (left) and board member Cindy Schuler (right) stand with WEDC's official certificate of incorporation.
Photo by Pennington County Courant
May 9, 2016

Wall Economic Development Progresses, Addresses Housing Need

The Wall Economic Development Corporation (WEDC) has made significant progress in the past seven months and is looking forward to the future of economic development.    

The WEDC received an official Certificate of Incorporation from the South Dakota Secretary of State, Shantel Krebs, on Monday, April 11. Becoming officially incorporated is not the only step the WEDC has taken recently. WEDC received $2,500 from a South Dakota Housing Development Authority cost-sharing incentive program to conduct a housing needs study. The City of Wall will provide the additional $2,500 matching funding. WEDC will work with Community Partners Research, Inc. of Faribault, Minn., who will conduct the study. WEDC hopes to begin the study in early June.    

Continue reading this article on the Pennington County Courant's website. To find out more about WEDC's progress, read the executive director's blog

If you would like to learn more about the goals of WEDC, have questions or comments, you can contact WEDC Executive Director Cheyenne McGriff at 605-279-2658 or [email protected].

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