What are the best ways to get a country town to grow in size, and to get more jobs?
I live in a country town and was wondering what is the best way to attract Visitors, Business people, developers etc.. Should we build a devlopmental road, look at a military base, etc
Asked By: jstnfox - 3/21/2009
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Good luck with that.
Answered By: browneyes7 - 3/21/2009
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Start a college or build a casino-- or you could have your mayor/town council implement some business friendly programs; such as, reducing the sales tax in the community and slashing regulations on businesses,
Answered By: Mikek - 3/21/2009
I would open up to tourists first.Most job growth comes from factories and industries that spout hazardous waste.Read "The Lorax" and you'll see what I mean.In Northern Michigan,many family farms do corn Mazes and Hayrides in the fall.Pick- your -own berries in the summer,and custom Ice cream made on site.You don't... More
Answered By: gary s - 3/21/2009
Military bases are always good, most of NV is owned by the gov't (86% of the state I believe). We also mine, and are in the process of building a new power plant near one of the smaller towns. As far as attracting visitors, northern Nevada is known for the outdoor activities we have, like white water rafting, kayaking... More
Answered By: shadowcat629 - 3/21/2009
It really depends on your location. Are you close to a big city and can attract people from there to spend money? Do you have any special landmarks, products, flora or fauna to attract tourism... More
Answered By: Madame M - 3/22/2009
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