Churchill Economic Development Authority

Downtown Revitalization Presentation Tonight

Early this year at the National Main Street Conference, Kelli Kelly made a presentation about using the local food movement to rivitalize rural communities. Tonight she will be giving that presentation at the Fallon Theatre at 5:30 p.m. If you have any interest in community and downtown revitalization or local food, you will not want…

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Summit to help dairy and livestock producers reduce economic risk

Cooperative Extension offers the 2019 Nevada Dairy and Livestock Summit April 23 RENO, Nev. – University of Nevada Cooperative Extension’s Nevada Risk Management Education Program presents the 2019 Nevada Dairy and Livestock Summit to help agricultural businesses and government leaders create plans to minimize economic risk. The summit, held in partnership with the City of…

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Maine Street Fallon Blossoms

by Leanna Lehman — Main Street America, a national organization that promotes local communities has come to Nevada. Kathy La Plante, Senior Program Officer at Main Street America, spoke last week in Fallon at the Rural Roundup, the statewide tourism conference held every year by Travel Nevada, the Nevada Division of Tourism office. “Main Street…

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Economic Development Project Announced – CHIP

by Rachel Dahl — Harvey Whittemore was in Fallon last week with his client, Tim Tucker, to announce the Churchill Hazen Industrial Park project at the Fallon Rotary meeting along with Churchill County Manager Jim Barbee. “Tim is a developer from Sparks who grew up in Northern Nevada, he is a person with a vision…

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Local SBDC Celebrates Small Business

March 20th is National SBDC Day and the Fallon center has big plans for the celebration. From 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Howieloo Photography will be providing free, professional head shots, and Mayor Tedford will present CEDA/SBDC with a proclamation honoring the occasion. Located in the Churchill Economic Development Authority office for the past 26…

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NAS Fallon Generates $517 Million in Local Economy

by Rachel Dahl — Captain David Halloran gave his last presentation to the community on Wednesday at the Churchill Economic Development Authority Business Council breakfast. He retires from the Navy after 27 years, and officially hands over the base to Captain Evan Morrison at the Change of Command today. Referring to Naval Air Station Fallon…

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Critical Housing Situation for NAS Fallon

by Leanna Lehman —  Finding affordable housing to rent has become incredibly difficult in the Fallon area. With rental prices escalating and a shortage in homes available to purchase, Naval Air Station Fallon personnel and their families face serious challenges when faced with finding housing. Impacting local renters and incoming military personnel alike, various factors…

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