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Cultivating a Competitive Advantage in Rural Counties


Date Published: November 2014


This report highlights how rural counties are pursuing asset-based economic development initiatives that create jobs and build wealth while preserving rural landscapes, culture, and heritage.

Keywords: equity; case study; report; economic development; housing; infrastructure; public engagement; rural areas; small towns and tribes; transit-oriented development; rural

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  • National Association of Counties
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