U.S. Economic Development Administration Announces Award to the ECIRPD
U.S. Economic Development Administration announced that they awarded $88,600.00 to the ECI Regional Planning District, Inc. and Ball State University, Muncie/Delaware County, Indiana, to fund the East Central Indiana I-69 Corridor Economic Impact Assessment to establish a plan for the modernization of the I-69 corridor in Delaware and Grant counties. The study will evaluate area infrastructure needs along the I-69 corridor to attract and retain businesses and local resident retention, which will guide future infrastructure improvements and bring in new investment, jobs, and related economic activity to diversify and strengthen the regional economy. This project is estimated to cost $177,200.00
For more information, please contact Bill Walters, Executive Director of East Central Indiana Regional Planning District.