Porter County is moving forward on the creation of a new economic development agency, a recommendation of the "jobs cabinet" created to study economic development needs in the county. But does Northwest Indiana really need yet another economic development agency?
September, Indiana Gov. Mitch Daniels told the One Region dignitaries in
Merrillville that Northwest Indiana has so many economic development
agencies already that they're counterproductive.
Indiana, regions have formed a single economic development organization
able to make swift decisions to attract businesses. More here.