Main Street Montana Project http://mtpr.net en Bullock unveils "Main Street Montana" economic development initiative http://mtpr.net/post/bullock-unveils-main-street-montana-economic-development-initiative <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Governor Steve Bullock has released a <a href="http://governor.mt.gov/docs/MSMP_draft_FINAL.pdf" target="_blank">major economic development initiative</a> which will guide his administration’s approach to growing jobs and raising wages.</span></p><p>The governor’s office has been working on the Main Street Montana Project for almost a year—holding roundtable discussions around the state led by some top business leaders.</p><p>The Governor describes the plan as a bottom-up method for growing the state economy.</p><p></p> Thu, 03 Apr 2014 23:28:08 +0000 Dan Boyce 17169 at http://mtpr.net Bullock unveils "Main Street Montana" economic development initiative Gov. hopes surveys spark economic development ideas http://mtpr.net/post/gov-hopes-surveys-spark-economic-development-ideas <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Gov. Steve Bullock is asking the public to help flesh out a plan for economic development in the state.</span></p><p><a href="http://mainstreetmontanaproject.com/" target="_blank">The Main Street Montana Project</a> wrapped up a series of seven roundtable discussions in different communities in July. The governor is now hoping to collect ideas through surveys. He said he wants to figure out what works for businesses and what doesn’t—from the businesses themselves.</p> Fri, 09 Aug 2013 21:28:44 +0000 Dan Boyce 6623 at http://mtpr.net Gov. hopes surveys spark economic development ideas Governor to kick off economic development initiative with roundtable discussions http://mtpr.net/post/governor-kick-economic-development-initiative-roundtable-discussions <p></p><p><span style="color: rgb(55, 55, 55); font-family: 'Helvetica Neue', Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: 24px;">Gov. Steve Bullock, D-Mont., on Monday announced a new economic development initiative aimed at developing a blueprint for job creation based upon the suggestions of Montana businesses.</span></p> Mon, 13 May 2013 23:08:10 +0000 Dan Boyce 2369 at http://mtpr.net Governor to kick off economic development initiative with roundtable discussions