Commissioners discuss economic development

By Kevin Griffin, Hickory Daily Record

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The Catawba County Board of Commissioners met Monday to discuss economic development as part of their strategic planning process as well as regularly scheduled business.

Catawba County Economic Development Corporation (EDC) President Scott Millar gave a presentation on key considerations for economic development.

The importance of improving the marketing of the area’s assets is an important part of the process, particularly with regard to the area’s actual and perceived ties to Charlotte, Millar said.

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