Resource Guide to Economic and Community Development

Have a development question, but don’t know who to contact or how to find the information you need? We can help!

Our Economic and Community Development Resource Guide is a comprehensive list of contact information for local, regional, statewide, and national economic and community development organizations and useful information resources available in the state of Indiana. We update it annually and offer it here for free. You can download the complete guide, or pick and choose from the sections listed below. If you prefer you can also now browse through it on the web; please see the links on the right. 

Complete Resource Guide PDF

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Download Complete 2014 Resource Guide 

Resource Guide by Section

Glossary of Terms
University Research Programs and Centers
Indiana Counties
Indiana Economic Development Corporation Regions
Office of Community & Rural Affairs Regions
USDA - Rural Development Map

Resources by Region
Local Development Organizations, Visitors Bureaus & Community Foundations
IEDC Field Offices and other State Agencies
Regional ED Groups, Orgs, & Councils
Indiana Utility Companies & Agency Representatives
Agencies and Organizations
National/International Agencies & Organizations
State Agencies, Associations, & Organizations
More Resources
Internet Data and Information Sources

If you have questions about the Resource Guide, would like to make a correction to contact information, or add an organization to our listing, please contact Jes Beals.

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