READY FOR BUSINESS
The Jackson County Economic Development Committee is at work every day to match the best workers, sites, incentives, and infrastructure with the businesses growing in and moving to Jackson County. Contact us today to see how we can help.
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Jackson County offers shovel-ready sites, modern infrastructure and a trained and dedicated workforce for distribution and manufacturing companies. We are the logistics cross-roads of Northwest Florida and are ready to move your product to your target market. Jackson County and the State of Florida offer a business-friendly environment with liberal tax rates – plus unsurpassed quality of life.
Chipola College recently hosted the second annual Advanced Manufacturing Pathways Regional Symposium and Academy. The symposium was presented by FSU and Chipola College.Read More »
Jackson Hospital recently earned the designation of a Designated Baby-Friendly Birth Facility by WHO (World Health Organization) and UNICEF (United Nations International Children’s Emergency Fund). Facilities that have the designation has successfully implemented the Ten Steps to Successful Breastfeeding, which include providing education to families to make an informed decision about infant feeding, encouraging mothers to hold their babies skin-to-skin immediately following birth, and offering expert lactation support throughout and beyond the hospital stay.Go To Link »
All 28 Florida Colleges are supporting the Last Mile College Completion Program and are voluntarily providing scholarships to eligible students using existing resources before receiving funding from the Legislature. The Last Mile College Completion Program helps students who left college with 12 or fewer credit hours remaining, to complete their first associate or baccalaureate degree.Read More »
The Jackson County Economic Development Committee, Inc. Board of Directors meets monthly on the 4th Monday of the Month at 5:30 p.m. cst in the Opportunity Florida Meeting Room located at 4636 US-90, Marianna, FL 32446.
The Jackson County Economic Development Committee, Inc. Executive Board meets monthly on the 2nd Monday of the Month at 11:00 a.m. cst and the 4th Monday of the Month at 4:30 p.m. cst in the same locations.
In the case of a holiday the meeting is moved the prior Monday.