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NRV Data Update

The Regional Commission has updated NRV Data.org to reflect Virginia Tourism Corporation’s (VTC) 2017 Economic Impact of Travel figures.

Kevin Byrd testified before U.S. House Committee

Kevin Byrd testified before U.S. House Committee

On April 9, 2019 Kevin Byrd, executive director of the New River Valley Regional Commission, provided testimony before the U.S. House of Representatives Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management.

New River Valley Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy 2018-19 Update

NRVRC staff have begun the 2018-19 update process for the New River Valley Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy (CEDS) document.  The CEDS provides a review of economic data and conditions for NRVRC jurisdictions, identifies goals and strategies that help to address these regional issues, and prioritizes regional economic development projects that the region can undertake to achieve these goals.