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Job Opening for WNDD Program Manager

By Jeremy Thacker

The search is on for a leader to help a major economic development project in the state. The Western Nevada Development District (WNDD) is looking for a new Program Manager/Developer. WNDD is a nonprofit voluntary association of local governments serving:  Carson City, Churchill, Douglas, Humboldt, Lyon, Mineral, Pershing, Storey and Washoe counties and their cities in northern and western Nevada. Among the Program Manager’s major duties will be working with public and private sectors to develop projects requiring sources of funding for implementation, researching and writing applications for funding for District and member agencies,...

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WNDD/SET region Network Map now available

By Jeremy Thacker

From: Michael Guss, Western Nevada Development District Program Manager The Network Map report for the WNDD/SET region is now available! The report was written by Juliet Fox and David Beurle. This mapping exercise showed us where regional collaboration exists and where it could be improved upon. We hope that the SET Regional Team in the WNDD region will find this a useful tool to aid with the implementation of the SET Regional Blueprint. The survey was sent to 185 people and 118 responses were received. This is a 67% response rate. The survey was originally done for an eight county region that did not include Washoe County. Since the survey...

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