Economic Development Contact & Blog

Economic Development Contact & Blog
Dan Massy
301 W. Upton
Reed City, MI 49677

County-level economic development in Osceola County is the responsibility of the Community Development office.  The office is available to assist businesses of any size with their relacation, retention, or expansion needs. 

October 5, 2018 Manufacturers Day - Check back for information.  Manufacturers would you like to participate?  If so call 832-7397.
September 12, 2018 Going PRO Talent Fund (formerly Skilled Trade Training Fund) -- FY 2019 grant application period opens.  Companies in the Michigan Works! West Central service area have been extremely successful in obtaining theses funds.  Since its inception in 2014 Michigan Works! West Central has helped 45 companies in our six-county service area secure nearly $2,000,000 that was used to train more than 2,000 workers

If interested in applying for a FY2019 grant contact Jonathan Eppley at 660-0253 or  For more information visit the Going PRO Talent Fund website.
August 30, 2018
3:00 pm
RFP for Environmental Consulting Services for Environmental Site Assessments and Related Activities Funded by the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality are due. 
August 2018 The West Michigan Regional Dashboard design and data refresh is completed.  It now contains 37 indicators; 17 economic, 14 social, and 6 environmental. 
July 2018 Brownfield Site Assessment Grant received from the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality. 
July 2018 Blog started