Inventors & Entrepreneur Club

The next Regional Inventors & Entrepreneurs Club meeting will be on Tuesday, May 28th at East Central Energy in Braham. Doors open for networking at 5:30 PM, presentations start at 6:00. They’ll will be three presentations on business success stories, […]


Scenic Byway Leadership Training May 7-8 2019 Designed for new and renewed byway leaders throughout the nation. Sponsored by the National Scenic Byway Foundation, hosted by the East Central Regional Development Commission, the St.Croix Scenic Byway, Veteran’s Evergreen Byway, Lake […]

Simonsen Named to National Scenic Byways Board of Directors

Penny Simonsen was recently named to the National Scenic Byways Board of Directors.  Penny attended one of the National Scenic Byway Foundation (NSBF) Leader Training workshops in New York last fall. The vision of the National Scenic Byways Foundation is that Byways […]


The ECRTCC Public Meeting scheduled for Tuesday, January 29th in North Branch has been postponed due to the cold weather.  Details on a new time and location will be published at a later date. If you have any question please […]

East Central MN is home to 9 Opportunity Zones!

East Central MN is home to 9 Opportunity Zones! We have shovel-ready certified building sites, great transportation infrastructure and a first-rate workforce. Call us at (320) 679-4065 #29 to discuss your project and allow us to connect you to the […]

Regional Transit Coordination Council Public Meetings

Are you or someone you know, in need of transportation assistance? Are you interested in learning more about what transportation options are available? Do you have ideas or input that you feel would benefit our Transportation Advisory Board as we […]