Logan County Economic Development

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Operating as usual

TODAY!!
12/08/2021
ENTREPRENEUR MEETUP W/ STARTUP CO | Events

TODAY!!

This is an event focsued on entrepreneurs, startup businesses, and business owners.  Startup CO will be presenting some helpful content starting at 4:30 then we will have light appetizers and…

11/24/2021

We would like to say thank you to Mayor Dave Appelhans and Council Member Robert McCarty. Thank you for your service to the community and leadership over the years!

Also, welcome to new council member Martin Gaines, and new Mayor Brenda Rhodes-Desormeaux!

Awesome visual about tourists visiting the Sterling museum! Kudos to Kay and her team!
10/12/2021

Awesome visual about tourists visiting the Sterling museum! Kudos to Kay and her team!

In the month of September, Overland Trail Museum welcomed visitors from all over the world! People from 32 states & 3 countries: Estonia, Spain & Taiwan, came through the entrance door to explore and learn about Logan County's history!

#OverlandTrailMuseum #SterlingColorado #logancounty #visitorswelcome #september #history

This is a great opportunity for Northeastern and the region.  The new learning lab creates a state of the art training p...
09/11/2021

This is a great opportunity for Northeastern and the region. The new learning lab creates a state of the art training program for renewable, but also other industries that utilize similar skills.

Timeline photos
09/02/2021

Timeline photos

Our newsletter is hot off the presses. We launched the Colorado Startup Loan Fund program page and are seeking feedback for two upcoming programs, among other announcements.

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This picture is fitting for some exciting news! We received a grant award for The Annex expansion!!
08/07/2021

This picture is fitting for some exciting news! We received a grant award for The Annex expansion!!

This picture is fitting for some exciting news! We received a grant award for The Annex expansion!!

International business prospect site visit yesterday.
07/09/2021

International business prospect site visit yesterday.

International business prospect site visit yesterday.

Great seeing the membership and facility continue to evolve!
07/04/2021

Great seeing the membership and facility continue to evolve!

Members enjoying the rec yard on a nice cloudy afternoon!

Greater Colorado Pitch Series
05/18/2021
Greater Colorado Pitch Series

Greater Colorado Pitch Series

A FUNDING EVENT FOR RURAL COLORADO GROWTH BUSINESSESAPPLY BY JUNE 18 • ATTEND ON JULY 16 Who is located in Rural Colorado (Anywhere outside of the Fort Collins through Colorado Springs urban counties)  Serving customers outside of Rural Colorado(Or raising funds to begin serving customers well be...

Had an opportunity to tour around a location scout for a National Geographic series today.  Fun to learn more about the ...
04/27/2021

Had an opportunity to tour around a location scout for a National Geographic series today. Fun to learn more about the process. Updates to come!

As always, HUGE thanks to our partners at Transwest Sterling.

Had an opportunity to tour around a location scout for a National Geographic series today. Fun to learn more about the process. Updates to come!

As always, HUGE thanks to our partners at Transwest Sterling.

Great to see this project going forward!! Congrats and way to go!!
04/14/2021
Devonshire greenhouse will provide therapy, improve quality of life

Great to see this project going forward!! Congrats and way to go!!

In a few months, a large, flat, freshly-graded area behind Devonshire Acres will be enclosed in steel and glass and house a 1,500-square-foot “vertical farm.” The 50-foot by 30-foot greenhouse is t…

Great to see new investments in the community!  Adding services like this can benefit the entire region. Congrats Chip!
03/25/2021
Multi-million investment brings new construction business to Sterling

Great to see new investments in the community! Adding services like this can benefit the entire region. Congrats Chip!

Kentec Communications, Inc. (KCI), which provides fiber, boring and other supports for various types of fiber-based utility projects, today announced the creation of South Platte Underground, a new…

01/28/2021
logancounty.colorado.gov

County applications are available for the special funding from legislature. These are smaller grant sizes, but take a look!

Types of small businesses that are eligible for relief assistance from the SBR are any corporation, LLC, partnership or sole proprietorship (nonprofits are not eligible) that fits into the following types of businesses:

● Restaurants
● Bars (includes: Winery, Brewery, Distillery, etc.)
● Caterers
● Movie Theaters
● Gyms & Recreation Centers

In order to determine your eligibility (specific guidelines are set by the state) and payment allowed please go tohttps://leg.colorado.gov/sites/default/files/2020b_001_signed.pdf

An online application is available at https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfsNNe7nuRwBHmu-rPdLuDb6hfCNJfVdEP3V4-w7bweP6YEqg/viewform which will also give you additional detail and required documentation in order to be approved for payment. A pdf is also attached for your convenience, https://logancounty.colorado.gov/sites/logancounty/files/2021%20LC%20SBR%20SB20B-001%20-app011921_0.pdf.

Please keep in mind this is a state funded program and guidelines are preset by the state legislature.

Deadline to apply is February 5, 2021 at 12:00 noon either by online submittal or delivered to the Commissioners office located at the Courthouse. Only applications with required documentation received by this deadline will be considered. Missing information or late filing will forfeit your application. Payment will be made no later than 02/19/2021 to businesses who have met all the requirements.

If you have any questions or need assistance, please do not hesitate to contact this office.

Debbie Unrein
Logan County Finance/Budget Officer

970-522-0880 ext 256
[email protected]

Did you know that there are some companies doing big amounts of hiring for remote workers that are available in Logan Co...
01/13/2021
Education as a Benefit - Guild Education

Did you know that there are some companies doing big amounts of hiring for remote workers that are available in Logan County?! These four companies represent over 1000 available jobs and will gladly hire people in our community!

What holds you back from looking at remote opportunities?

www.pax8.com
https://jumpcloud.com/
www.billtrust.com
https://www.guildeducation.com/

Guild Education is redefining the future of work and adult education with tuition reimbursement, online programs and degrees for working adults.

Thrilled to have such great partnerships in the community.  The entities that support us are who make these programs pos...
01/11/2021
Home Depot grant to support next phase of The Annex co-working project

Thrilled to have such great partnerships in the community. The entities that support us are who make these programs possible! Thank you to Lori Sager and the The Home Depot Foundation for #OperationSurprise!

https://www.journal-advocate.com/2021/01/07/home-depot-grant-to-support-next-phase-of-the-annex-co-working-project/

The holiday season delivered an unexpected gift for Logan County Economic Development Corporation and The Annex, the co-working facility housed in the former county jail next to the Logan County Co…

Very excited about this new partnership!!! Bringing good paying tech jobs, like these, to our rural area is a huge win f...
12/21/2020
Logan County Economic Development partners with Pax8 to bring tech jobs to rural area

Very excited about this new partnership!!! Bringing good paying tech jobs, like these, to our rural area is a huge win for Logan County and all Northeast CO! #returntorural #economicdevelopment #ruralcommunities #remotework

https://lnkd.in/eu5H5eG

A new partnership aims to open doors to careers in the tech field for Logan County residents. Logan County Economic Development Corp. Executive Director Trae Miller recently announced a new partner…

Grants available for the arts community!
12/18/2020

Grants available for the arts community!

The Colorado Arts Relief grant has $7.5 million to give away. Arts, culture, and entertainment artists, crew members, and organizations can apply. https://oedit.colorado.gov/colorado-arts-relief-grant #COVID19Colorado #ArtsThroughItAll

CO Restaurant Association grant deadline is tomorrow for eligible outdoor dining grants.  https://cooutdoordining.org/co...
12/10/2020
Colorado Winter Outdoor Grants Application – Colorado Restaurant Winter Outdoor Dining

CO Restaurant Association grant deadline is tomorrow for eligible outdoor dining grants.

https://cooutdoordining.org/colorado-winter-outdoor-grants-application/

Applications that were not funded in Round 1 will automatically be moved to Round 2. DO NOT RESUBMIT YOUR APPLICATION. Colorado Winter Outdoor Grants Application The Colorado Restaurant Foundation (“Foundation”) has established an emergency assistance program within the Foundation to assist Colo...

Great way to support young Creatives in the community!
12/09/2020

Great way to support young Creatives in the community!

STUDENT CORNER

🖼 ITS FREE 🖼

20 years old and Under

You have a chance to make some money. SHOWCASE your ART.

Fill out the form (Under 18 needs parent consent)

Bring your piece of FRAMED ARTWORK with a PRICE for it. If it sells it’s an 80/20 split of the sale (80% to you 20% to Sterling Creatives)

More details on the form.

https://sterlingcreativesl.wixsite.com/sterlingcreatives/events

Great news for the City of Sterling! This further emphasizes the regional draw of our secondary retail market.
12/04/2020
Harbor Freight confirms it’s coming to Sterling

Great news for the City of Sterling! This further emphasizes the regional draw of our secondary retail market.

Coming soon to Sterling: a new source for tools and equipment. Harbor Freight Tools is planning to open its 18th Colorado location in Sterling in the spring of 2021, according to an announcement fr…

Awesome job, Marilee! Great to use a regional approach to help build more awareness of our area!
11/24/2020
Logan County gets tourism grant to promote I-76 corridor

Awesome job, Marilee! Great to use a regional approach to help build more awareness of our area!

A $25,000 grant from the Colorado Tourism will allow Logan County to promote its Pioneering Plains Road Trip project. Marilee Johnson, who directs the Logan County Visitor’s Center, said the …

Well, no grant for The Annex but not going to let that stop progress!  If anybody wants to help please contact me!
11/15/2020

Well, no grant for The Annex but not going to let that stop progress! If anybody wants to help please contact me!

https://cofoodsystems.org/covid-19-response-fund/#:~:text=Respond%20and%20Rebuild%20Fund&text=About%20%241%20million%20i...
10/27/2020
COVID-19 Response Fund | The Colorado Food Systems Coalition

https://cofoodsystems.org/covid-19-response-fund/#:~:text=Respond%20and%20Rebuild%20Fund&text=About%20%241%20million%20is%20available,of%20Colorado's%20farmers%20and%20ranchers.

English Spanish Colorado Farm & Food Systems Respond & Rebuild Fund Addressing the needs of Colorado producers facing challenges accessing local and regional markets due to the COVID-19 crisis Requests for Applications Application Instructions Here Donate Here Respond and Rebuild Fund The Colorado F...

Congrats to Stephanie and Darvis!  Great to see this business continue to operate, and exciting to see adaptation to pur...
09/22/2020
101 Supplies continues quality, selection, tradition of Nelson’s Foodservice

Congrats to Stephanie and Darvis! Great to see this business continue to operate, and exciting to see adaptation to pursue a strong online presence!

The ownership has changed but little else has. Quality, prices and customer service at 101 Supplies meet the same high standards as when the business was called Nelson Foodservice. Stephanie and Da…

The Energize Colorado Gap Fund grant and loan applications opened today. This is a NEW resource. Offering up to $15000 g...
09/01/2020

The Energize Colorado Gap Fund grant and loan applications opened today. This is a NEW resource. Offering up to $15000 grants and $20000 loans.

The Energize Colorado Gap Fund application is LIVE. Small businesses can apply now. https://bit.ly/3jy3FSG

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08/26/2020
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It is great to see successes like this in our region.  Jobs in Sidney translates to value for Sterling and all of Logan ...
08/11/2020
Camping World aims to bring 200 jobs to Sidney

It is great to see successes like this in our region. Jobs in Sidney translates to value for Sterling and all of Logan County also. Congrats to the team in Sidney and welcome to our region, Camping World!

SIDNEY - Camping World is putting their flag in the ground in Sidney...and it may just end up being the biggest American flag in Nebraska. Not only is the largest RV retailer in the United States goin

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08/11/2020
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Demystify Entrepreneurship 2020 workshop. Great content and program as always!  Time to start planning for next year!
07/26/2020

Demystify Entrepreneurship 2020 workshop. Great content and program as always! Time to start planning for next year!

Great to see the support for the creative industry in our community.  Arts go a long way for enhancing quality of life a...
07/21/2020
Logan commissioners pledge support to LOCAL mural project

Great to see the support for the creative industry in our community. Arts go a long way for enhancing quality of life and cultural experiences for residents and visitors alike. Kudos to Mandy and the Logan County Arts League!

A program to put giant murals in Sterling gained support from the Logan County Commissioners Tuesday. Mandy Ritter of Logan County Arts League met with the commissioners during their workshop meeti…

20 Side Jobs to Help You Make Extra Money Now
07/14/2020
20 Side Jobs to Help You Make Extra Money Now

20 Side Jobs to Help You Make Extra Money Now

Part-time work and freelance gigs offer opportunities to earn additional pay. Here are 20 of the best options to help you make some extra money.

The Annex-a coworking place
06/11/2020

The Annex-a coworking place

Private Office now available! One furnished office just opened in The Annex. Month-to-month, all utilities and internet included, 24/7 access and includes all amenities and conference room.

Address

160 College Avenue
Sterling, CO
80751

Opening Hours

Monday 8am - 5pm
Tuesday 8am - 5pm
Wednesday 8am - 5pm
Thursday 8am - 5pm
Friday 8am - 5pm

Telephone

(970) 520-1283

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Hi guys, In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, we established an emergency microloan fund to provide emergency funds to minority, women or veteran-owned small businesses throughout Colorado that have been economically impacted by the pandemic. Under the emergency microloan fund, we can offer loan amounts up to $25,000 for each applicant. Interest rates will be fixed at 2.00% following an initial six month, no interest period. Additionally, there are no fees charged whatsoever (application, origination, underwriting, exit, prepayment, etc.) and no collateral requirements. If you’re interested, please apply at our website at https://www.greenlineventures.com/.
Hi guys, In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, we established an emergency microloan fund to provide emergency funds to minority, women or veteran-owned small businesses throughout Colorado that have been economically impacted by the pandemic. Under the emergency microloan fund, we can offer loan amounts up to $25,000 for each applicant. Interest rates will be fixed at 2.00% following an initial six month, no interest period. Additionally, there are no fees charged whatsoever (application, origination, underwriting, exit, prepayment, etc.) and no collateral requirements. If you’re interested, please apply at our website at https://www.greenlineventures.com/.
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