Lamesa,TX to Launch Business Retention & Expansion Efforts

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The following appeared in the Lamesa Press Reporter, a bi-weekly news publication for Dawson County and the City of Lamesa. In order to improve communication with Lamesa constituents, achieve transparency of city tax fund  management, and guide all messaging from/about our organization(s), I started writing an economic development column. It appears on the last Wednesday of every month. Lamesa’s economic development corporations ...

Lamesa’s Workforce Commute

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A community’s local workforce profile should be one of its strongest assets and marketability indicators. Businesses of all stripes are very interested in both thequantity and quality of the local labor pool when prospecting sites in which to locate their operations. "There is a huge need to create quality, local jobs when approximately 2,841 people (56.1% of our workforce) leave ...