Second Strategic Meeting Includes Cutting Edge Eco Devo, Metro North and Briarcliff Updates
More than 85 people got their money's worth May 29 at the second EDC Strategic Planning Initiative Meeting. The session included a comprehensive look at economic development best practices along with updates on Metro North and Briarcliff developments. Read More.
Golf Invitational: It Doesn't Get Much Better
The 11th annual EDC Golf Invitational enjoyed nearly perfect spring weather. Read More and Photo Gallery.
Maple Woods Gets New President
Utpal K. Goswami has been named the new president at Maple Woods Community College. He succeeds former president Merna Saliman, who retired at the end of 2012 following 14 years of leadership at the Clay County college. Read More.
North Kansas City Firm Earns Rare Recycling Certification
North Kansas City-based Synetic Technologies, INC, is now the first in the Kansas City Metro area to receive the R2/RIOS Certified Electronics Recycler certification. Read More.
Highway 92 Widening Underway Near Kearney
Major road work is underway on Highway 92 west of Kearney. The work will require closure, but result in a big improvement for the narrow but heavily traveled route. Read More.
MARC Launches New Website on Workforce Information
The Mid-America Regional Council has launched a new website that offers a treasure trove of workforce and employment data that is of use for students, job seekers and employers. Read More.
June News Highlights
Engineering Firm Moving to Briarcliff
Garney Expansion Brings Jobs
Children’s Mercy On the Cover
UMB Looks to the Future
SBA 504 Rates Remain Low
Recent rates for SBA 504 loans were good news for borrowers and bankers. The April 20-year quote is 4.16 percent and the actual 4.62. The 10-year 10 year quote is 3.712, actual 4.268.
For further information, contact Midwest Small Business Finance at (816) 468-4989 or visit www.simplymoreloans.com.
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