Welcome to this week's issue of Economic Developers in the News, where we bring you a collection of stories that highlight the superhero-like efforts of local economic development leaders stretching across the country, and sometimes around the world.
Today's issue contains news from 76 economic development executives and organizations in 25 states and Canada.
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