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Posted on: September 21, 2022

Pierce County Economic Development receives IEDC Excellence in Economic Development Award

Pierce County’s Economic Development Department received the International Economic Development Council (IEDC) 2022 Excellence in Economic Development Gold Award for Innovation Programs and Initiatives for the Pierce County Business Accelerator (PCBA) pro...

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Economic Development
Posted on: March 23, 2022

Pierce County Economic Development Receives 2022 WEDA Innovation in Economic Development Award

At its March conference, the Washington State Economic Development Association (WEDA) recognized the Department for its work with community partners to launch the Pierce County Business Accelerator Program in 2021. The 2022 Innovation in Economic Developm...

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Economic Development
Posted on: February 1, 2019

Family-Wage Job Credit Program

The Pierce County Executive and County Council are committed to creating jobs in Pierce County. They recently passed a Family-Wage Job Credit Program effective January 1, 2019.

The Family-Wage Job Credit Program provides a one-time $275 credit per job to e...

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Economic Development
Posted on: January 30, 2019

Opportunity Zones

What are they? How do they work? Learn all about the Opportunity Zones from the State of Washington's Department of Commerce website.

www.piercecountywa.org/edd

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Economic Development