Accelerate Community Broadband in Kanabec County

We need your help! Kanabec County is working to bring better and more affordable broadband (high-speed internet) to our region. Kanabec ranks last (87th out of 87 Minnesota counties) in the availability of broadband. Please take a moment to answer […]

Inventors & Entrepreneur Club

    Partners in East Central MN, We invite you to our Inventors & Entrepreneurs Club event on Tuesday, April 27th at 6:00 PM in an online / telephone – only format. The April meeting will include business advice from […]

Inventors & Entrepreneur Club

Partners in East Central MN, We invite you to our Inventors & Entrepreneurs Club event on Tuesday, February 23rd at 6:00 PM in an online / telephone – only format. The February Inventors & Entrepreneurs Club topic is resources and […]

Mille Lacs County Public Interest Representative Sought

The East Central Regional Development Commission (ECRDC) has a vacancy on the Commission Board for a Public Interest Representative from Mille Lacs County.  According to State Law, and the ECRDC Bylaws, a person representing the general public interest of the […]

Check road conditions before you go – 511

5 WINTER ROAD TRIP SAFETY TIPS Here are five safety checks you should carry out prior to hitting the road: Get winter tires If you don’t already have winter tires you need to get them now. No ifs, and, or […]

2020 ECRDC Legislative Roundtable on Economic Development

The ECRDC facilitated a Legislative Forum on Economic Development on Thursday, December 17th  at 7:00 pm.  The goal of this event was to provide a two-way stream of communication between local elected officials and our state legislators and congressional delegation […]