Economic Gateway http://www.wyomingeda.org Wyoming Economic Development Association News RSS Feed Sun, 22 Sep 2019 01:53:03 -0700 en-us What Is An Opportunity Zone and What Can They Do for Wyoming? http://www.wyomingeda.org/weda/news-and-resources/news/?item=21009 www.wyomingeda.org/weda/news-and-resources/news Tue, 25 Jun 2019 00:00:00 -0700 Opportunity Zones are a hot topic right now and if you missed our recent webinar, you may be wondering what they are and how they can impact Wyoming.  What You Need to Know About Opportunity Z... Recent IRS Guidelines Remove Hurdles to Investing in Opportunity Zones http://www.wyomingeda.org/weda/news-and-resources/news/?item=21010 www.wyomingeda.org/weda/news-and-resources/news Tue, 25 Jun 2019 00:00:00 -0700 The IRS published its second round of proposed guidelines for regulating Opportunity Zones (IRS, 2019). In so doing, they removed some of the barriers to investing in Wyoming’s Opportunity Zones... 2019 Economic Development Week is May 6 -11th: Prepare Now http://www.wyomingeda.org/weda/news-and-resources/news/?item=20798 www.wyomingeda.org/weda/news-and-resources/news Fri, 12 Apr 2019 00:00:00 -0700 The 2019 Economic Development Week is May 6 through the 11th. This is a week to celebrate the efforts being made to grow our economy and enhance the quality of life for residents throughout our great ... Public Policy Impacts Economic Development – Lessons from 2019 http://www.wyomingeda.org/weda/news-and-resources/news/?item=20712 www.wyomingeda.org/weda/news-and-resources/news Fri, 29 Mar 2019 00:00:00 -0700 Wyoming’s 2019 legislative session is complete.  Thank you to everyone who made their voice heard and advocated for key issues impacting economic development in Wyoming. We encourage you to... 5 Ways Economic Developers Can Influence Public Policy http://www.wyomingeda.org/weda/news-and-resources/news/?item=20689 www.wyomingeda.org/weda/news-and-resources/news Mon, 25 Mar 2019 00:00:00 -0700 WEDA actively engages with the state legislature to promote legislation and budgetary decisions that positively impact economic development throughout Wyoming. We send regular legislative updates and ... How to Market Your Opportunity Zone http://www.wyomingeda.org/weda/news-and-resources/news/?item=21011 www.wyomingeda.org/weda/news-and-resources/news Tue, 25 Jun 2019 00:00:00 -0700 Opportunity Zone legislation creates a unique opportunity to attract outside investment into Wyoming. Communities who successfully leverage investor excitement will be poised to experience economic ga...