Golden LEAF will provide support to identify potential industrial sites in communities that do not currently have quality industrial sites to market.
How funds will be used
If selected for funding in this program, a team of site development consultants engaged by Golden LEAF will speak with the community to learn more about the community’s economic development opportunities and strategies. Using that information and information about the community’s infrastructure and assets, the consultants will conduct a GIS review of the community to identify potential sites for industrial development, and make recommendations regarding development strategies.
The process will involve communication between the consultants and the community to gather information to guide the identification of potential sites and to help narrow those sites for further consideration by the community.
At the conclusion of the process, the consultants will conduct site visits with the communities and provide recommendations regarding targeted development opportunities for the community, sites that merit further evaluation, the development potential of those sites, strengths and weaknesses of each, and the timeframe for potential development.
Submit an Application
Applications for the first round of funding were due October 14 at noon. Sign up for updates to the SITE Program and to receive information about the round two application deadline.
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