Mid-Shore CEDS Committee Meeting. January 6, 2010. Agenda. Introductions Approve minutes from last meeting Review CEDS goals and objectives Accept or reject proposed projects Member Matters Next meetings Adjourn. Goals and Objectives. Goal 1 – Ensure that there is sufficient public
Mid-Shore CEDS Committee Meeting
January 6, 2010
Goal 1 – Ensure that there is sufficient public
infrastructure (e.g. telecommunications, IT,
incubators, waste water treatment capability,
roads, transportation, education facilities,
technology training centers, and public parks) and
investment capital to foster the development and
prosperity of our existing and new industry clusters.
infrastructure and facilities to provide affordable, redundant broadband
services for the public and private sectors.
technology needs to handle future growth and economic development.
their potential for development.
Goal 1 Objectives (continued)
Goal 2 – Establish a regional identity and marketing plan that
leverages our competitive advantages, protects our
natural resources, honors our rural heritage and
takes proactive measures to diversify the economy.
Goal 3 – Encourage programs that accelerate the
development of companies that apply new
concepts and technologies in innovative ways.
environmentally friendly science (marine & environmental),
agriculture, aquaculture, and technology based business.
expanding or struggling businesses.
Goal 4 – Strengthen and diversify agriculture, fisheries and support
newest techniques in aquaculture and agriculture.
Goal 5 – Support opportunities for continuous learning and
Goal 6 – Provide regional data and technology services needed
for present and future infrastructure planning and
construction (e.g. regional GIS mapping system).
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