This class will provide an overview of the economic development process. Attendees will learn about the strategies, resources, and programs that are available through state and federal agencies to assist Oklahoma cities and towns to succeed in an ever changing economy.

Topics:
  • What is Economic Development?
  • Economic Development from a Municipal View
  • How Tourism Plays a Factor in Economic Development
  • Restoring the Heart of Oklahoma, one downtown at a time, author of Flip this Town, Ron Drake

No matter what the size of your city or town, economic development is imperative to the livelihood of your communities.