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May 9th - May 13th is Economic Development Week!

Economic Development Week was created by the International Economic Development Council (IEDC) in 2016. To increase awareness of local programs that create jobs, advance career development opportunities, and improve communities quality of life everywhere.

2022 EDW Elevate LOGO

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NORMA Group Chooses Douglas County for Southeast Manufacturing Division Headquarters

LITHIA SPRINGS, GA, April 20, 2022 – NORMA Group announced they have chosen a facility in unincorporated Douglas County for their new Southeast USA Manufacturing…

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Microsoft aiming to build 1 million sq ft data center in Douglasville, GA

Microsoft is planning to develop almost 1 million square feet of data center buildings in Douglasville, Georgia, as part of its East US 3 Azure…

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In-Person Job Fair – May 12

In partnership with Goodwill of North Georgia, United Way of Greater Atlanta, and the Douglas County Chamber, we are hosting the FIRST In-Person Job Fair…

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