Public Power…. Advantages in Community Economic Development. Greg Fay General Manager Clinton Utilities Board. A Little Information about CUB……. Clinton Tennessee. Clinton, TN. We have……… 29,000 Electric Customers 6,000 Water Customers 4,500 Sewer Customers. We have…….
Clinton Tennessee Development
We have……. Development
Combined annual revenue in excess of $55,000,000
Local/Regional Approach Development
Local participation is necessary and popular Development
Regional participation is VITAL
We are spending Development Agency ……..
amounts of money branding our region
East Tennessee Economic Development Agency Development Agency ……..
Positioned for Success Development Agency ……..
Local Economic Developers
Economic Development Organizations
ETEDA Client Services Development Agency ……..
Target Markets Development Agency ……..
Competitive Costs Development Agency ……..
“East Tennessee provides very competitive business costs, and an excellent workforce with outstanding work ethic”
Carl Parsons – Manager of Manufacturing Support
TRW Fuji Valve
Accessibility Development Agency ……..
“We provide timely service to 75% of the US market from our East Tennessee distribution facility”
Patrick Flanagan - Managing Director of Distribution
Knoxville – Oak Ridge Development Agency ……..
Reliable Energy Development Agency ……..
“TVA’s reliable generating plants, sound power supply processes, and superior transmission system enable it to provide affordable electricity with the highest reliability rating in the nation.”
Bill Baxter, Chairman of the Board
Tennessee Valley Authority
Talented Workforce Development Agency ……..
“We are particularly pleased with the availability of high quality, intelligent and motivated employees”
Bill Rowe – Plant Manager
Technology Access Development Agency ……..
“Very few areas in the US offer the technology infrastructure of this region. Even fewer have a comparable quality of life.”
Dr. Terry Douglass - Former President
CTI, Inc. (makers of PET scan technology)
Quality Lifestyle Development Agency ……..
“We located our financial services center here for the pro-business environment and the unmatched quality of life.”
Pamela Murray –Executive Vice President
Marriott International - Enterprise Accounting Services
Jobs Now! Development Agency ……..
Jobs Now:a five-year regional fundraising effort designed to provide additional resources to increase economic growth in the Knoxville Oak Ridge Innovation Valley
Jobs Now! Five-Year Goals Development Agency ……..