Haldex Air Board Created for Northland Career Center

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A maintenance team at the Haldex Marion, NC facility has been busy buidling an air board. This will be donated to the Northland Career Center Diesel Technology Program operated through the Platte County R-3 school district. Click here to read more about the partnership.

NCC & ATS Team Up on Curriculum

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Students from seven school districts in the Northland attend Northland Career Center (NCC). NCC started an Aviation Technology program in August 2015, a two-year program for High School students or one-year, full-time program for adult students. The curriculum was developed through a partnership with Aviation Technical Services, Inc. and State Technical College of Missouri. NCC began last year with 13 …

Platte County EDC holds annual joint luncheon

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On Friday, September 16, the Platte County Economic Development Council, in partnership with the Northland Regional Chamber and Clay County Economic Development Council, held the annual Northland Joint Luncheon at the KCI Hilton. More than 300 people attended the lunch, including local businesspeople, elected officials and major PCEDC partners. Visit KC CEO Ronnie Burt was the luncheon’s keynote speaker. Burt spoke to …

Featured Investor: North Kansas City Hospital

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North Kansas City Hospital has been a member of the Platte County EDC since its inception in 1988. Over the years, several hospital executives have supported the EDC’s efforts by serving in a leadership capacity within the organization. NKCH welcomes the opportunity to collaborate with EDC members and other Northland organizations to make the community a healthier place to live, …

Featured Investor: City of Riverside

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Riverside, Missouri: A Growing Community Being well positioned to capitalize on the economic opportunities coming out of the recent recession has been a great benefit for Riverside. From 2011 through 2015, economic development primarily meant industrial development in Horizons Business Park. In that time, Riverside saw the construction of more than 2.8 million square feet of new, class A industrial …

Featured Investor: Mosaic Life Care

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Mosaic Life Care focuses on quality and innovative health care to meet today’s patients where they are. With seven locations in the Northland providing primary, urgent and specialty care, Mosaic Life Care continues to expand its services in the Northland. Life care is more than health care. Mosaic Life Care understands that consumers seeking to improve their health today want …

Project Announcement: Roll On Industries

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Contact: Mike Kellam                                                                                               FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Ph. 816-268-5006                                                                                                       July 1, 2016 Email: mike.kellam@parkvilleedc.com Roll On Industries Announces Addition of 60 New Jobs in Parkville Parkville, Mo. – The Parkville Economic Development Council, in conjunction and partnership with both the Missouri Department of Economic Development (DED) & the Platte County Economic Development Council, announced today that Roll On Industries, a …

PCEDC & LCDC Joint Luncheon Recap

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On Friday, June 3rd the Platte County EDC and the Leavenworth County Development Corp hosted a joint luncheon at the KCI Expo. This is the first time the two organizations combined efforts to present the impact and future of Fort Leavenworth. Close to 150 people attended the event which was sponsored by Embassy Suites KC, Marriott, Hilton, Holiday Inn, and …

Zona Rosa wins ICSC Maxi Gold Award

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Platte County’s Zona Rosa won a ICSC Maxi Gold Award Monday night in Las Vegas at the ICSC Maxi Awards. Zona Rosa took home a Gold Award for its “Orange Wednesday is the New Black Friday” event in the Traditional Marketing category for “Events or Sales Promotion.” Zona Rosa was the first center in the greater Kansas City area to …

KCI Intermodal BusinessCentre achieves Missouri Certified Sites status

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Platte County has another Certified Site with the announcement that the KCI Intermodal BusinessCentre has achieved its Missouri Certified Sites (MCS) status. With the announcement, KCI Intermodal becomes the 28th site in Missouri to achieve such a status. The KCI Intermodal BusinessCentre, located just south of the KCI Airport, is a 687±-acre Master Plan Development capable of hosting 5,400,000 SF …