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March 21, 2016 | Spotlight
Economic Developers Gaining Practical Skills through Institute's New Certification Program

Economic Developers Gaining Practical Skills through Institute's New Certification Program

The Institute is now offering specialized training for economic development professionals through the new Georgia Certified Economic Developer program, which features practical training in courses tailored to the needs of Georgia’s communities.

March 11, 2016 | Spotlight
Revitalization Proposals for Rossville Textile Mill Site Presented to Community Leaders

Revitalization Proposals for Rossville Textile Mill Site Presented to Community Leaders

Landscape architecture students enrolled in UGA’s Renaissance Practicum presented proposals for redeveloping a textile mill site in the city of Rossville as part of a regional economic development initiative the Institute is coordinating with support from the Lyndhurst Foundation.

March 3, 2016 | Spotlight
Newly Elected City Leaders Build Governance Skills through Institute Training

Newly Elected City Leaders Build Governance Skills through Institute Training

More than 250 mayors and city council members from across Georgia learned effective methods of governing to better serve their constituents at the Newly Elected Municipal Officials Institute, sponsored by the Institute of Government and the Georgia Municipal Association.