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Voice Newsletter Overview - January 2017 - 01/25/2017

The January 2017 issue features: Members in the News; Director's Desk; Defense Support Initiatives and Technology Coast Manufacturing & Engineering Network and Business Growt...

Southeast Range Complex Position Paper - 12/28/2016

Southeast Range Complex Cooperative Concept Position Paper Prepared by the Defense Support Initiatives Committee

Business Assistance
The Economic Development Council along with Okaloosa County and the State of Florida are committed to providing business assistance programs that will make it easier for companies to expand and develop within our county. The EDC is the conduit for these incentives between the local and state government and our community businesses. Due to Okaloosa's prestige business climate, high quality o...
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Economic Development Ad Valorem Tax Exemption
Economic Development Ad Valorem Tax Exemption (EDATE)    This local government administered incentive provides a case-by-case temporary tax exemption for real and/or tangible personal property improvements. The incentive is available at the county level (administered by the Okaloosa Board of County Commissioners) and at the municipality level in Crestview, Destin, Fort Walton Beach...
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Industries

Okaloosa County is host to a wide array of businesses and industries. From Tourism to Aerospace & Defense, our diversity reflects th...
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TeCMEN

The Technology Coast Manufacturing and Engineering Network, TeCMEN, was established by the Economic Development Council of Ok...
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