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Boat Builder Growing

Young Boats in Inglis is motoring toward an expansion to offer more in-demand repair and restoration services. The company is having a 5,000 square-foot steel building added to its site north of town. Once construction is complete in August, the boat manufacturer will...

UF/IFAS Food Entrepreneur Workshops

A series of upcoming workshops will introduce potential food business entrepreneurs to the basics of starting and operating such an enterprise. The 2-day workshop will cover such topics as food safety, food science, laws, product development and more. [pdf-embedder...

April on the Nature Coast

Job growth continues on the Nature Coast, with several new projects on the horizon. More daylight = more time to shine here. Read our latest...

MRMA Monthly Tour and Meeting

The Mid-Florida Regional Manufacturer's Association meets Thursday, March 8 at Fidelity Manufacturing in Ocala for its regular monthly meeting and tour. The meeting is 11:30 am - 1 pm at the company, located at 1900 NE 25th Ave., Ocala. Cost is $10 for members and $20...

Manufacturing Association Seeks Business Rent Tax Cut

A call to action from the Mid-Florida Regional Manufacturer's Association: Help us cut the Business Rent Tax by asking your legislators to include a reduction in this year's tax package. At the final stage of session, the House and Senate must reach an agreed upon...

CareerSource CLM Celebrates New Location

CareerSource Citrus Levy Marion threw a recent celebration for its new Levy Career Center. The February 22 ribbon cutting gave guests the chance to see the new location, near the Wal-Mart in Chiefland. The center moved from its old location at the former Chiefland...

March 2018 Board of Directors meeting

The Nature Coast Business Development Council is holding its regular monthly board meeting Thursday, March 8, 2018 at 3 pm at the  College of Central Florida’s Jack Wilkinson Campus, 15390 Hwy 19, Chiefland Due to the membership of the NCBDC consisting of more than...

MRMA Tour & Meet

  The Mid-Florida Regional Manufacturers Association will have its monthly meeting and tour Thursday, Feb. 8 from 11:30 am to 1:00 pm at the Engineering and Manufacturing Institute of Technology in Ocala. DETAILS (From MRMA):  WHERE:  Forest High School, 5000 SE...

Groundbreaking For Fiber Optic

  Likwid Communications breaks ground today for its fiber optic project it is starting in Williston. The Citrus County-based company will have several pieces of equipment on site for the 4:30 pm event that marks the start of its new high speed internet network. The...

Help Shape the Nature Coast

We're launching one of several campaigns this year to increase a push toward the most critical infrastructure and industry we need in our communities. The NCBDC has created its first-ever investment opportunity to give you a greater voice in how we go after those...