R5DC's Quarterly Newsletter | July 2019 Issue
Quarterly Newsletter | July 2019
In this issue we share information about our current projects, news, upcoming events and resources to promote welcoming communities.
WHAT ARE WE UP TO?
We've got a new look!
Hip-hip-hooray! In June, we released our new logo and revealed our new
Local Foods Initiatives
The summer season gives way to a bounty of fresh produce for us to enjoy.
We've got a few programs taking place right now centered around local foods. Thank you to our regional partners, growers and farmers!
Regional Transportation Coordination Council (RTCC)
Read the RTCC
Operational Implementation Plan
for Region 5 and check out our
for more details on this transportation initiative.
We appreciate our stakeholders and event attendees, and we are grateful to Jeff Czeczok for sharing his transit story. Thank you so much to everyone for your feedback and participation!
Please join us!
Thursday September 26th
for our Solar Schools Ribbon Cutting Celebration!
Learn more about
by visiting our
: Mark your calendar for Summer Harvest Dinner
IN THE NEWS
DEED seeks Executive Director for "Launch Minnesota"
Bee Amazing Minnesota Summer Spotlight
CTC's Kristi Westbrock is featured in ISE Mag
Breakfast After the Bell: A key to a healthy, prosperous future for our kids
Safe Routes to School Planning Grant Awarded to Walker-Hackensack-Akeley Schools
Central Lakes College seeks Culinary Arts instructor for new program
WELCOMING COMMUNITIES RESOURCES
The Welcoming Communities initiative is well underway and focused on building workforce attraction and cultural agility in our region.
Simon Sinek on Millennials in the Workplace
Millennials in the Workplace
Rural Pulse: The millennial factor
Stay updated on what's happening in the region!
Check out our Events on Facebook:
Region Five Development Commission Facebook
The Good Life North Central MN Facebook
Read the latest news from our lending organization
North Central Economic Development Association.