Economic development creates opportunities to grow state, local and metro areas, which are essential for economic growth, improved quality of life and community development. shovel-ready sites articles below.
Thanks to a new partnership, sites certified through Sunflower Electric's Certified Sites Program will automatically be certified by the Kansas Department of Commerce.
Precertified sites—also known as shovel-ready sites—speed up the development cycle for projects by cutting the red tape and lining up key approvals in advance of the site selection process.
The grants, totaling more than $5 million, will help rural communities overcome barriers to achieve Select Tennessee site certification.
As the demand for shovel-ready industrial sites keeps growing, more and more locations are initiating certified sites programs that streamline the approval process for new developments.