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July 9, 2024

U.S. Department of Commerce Invests $1.5 Million for Airport Infrastructure Improvements to Support Business Development in Granbury, Texas

WASHINGTON – Today, U.S. Secretary of Commerce Gina Raimondo announced the Department’s Economic Development Administration (EDA) is awarding a $1.5 million grant to the city of Granbury, Texas’ Economic Development Department for infrastructure improvements at Granbury Regional Airport to support business development in the region.
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July 2, 2024

Assistant Secretary of Commerce Alejandra Castillo to Visit the American Aerospace Materials Manufacturing Tech Hub in Spokane, Washington

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Today, the Department of Commerce announced that Assistant Secretary of Commerce for Economic Development Alejandra Y. Castillo will visit the American Aerospace Materials Manufacturing Tech Hub in Spokane, Washington. The Biden‑Harris Administration, through the U.S. Department of Commerce’s Economic Development Administration (EDA), designated the American Aerospace Materials Manufacturing Tech Hub, led by American Aerospace Materials Manufacturing Center, as a Regional Technology and Innovation Hub (Tech Hubs) in October 2023.
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  • Tech Hubs
July 2, 2024

Administración Biden-Harris anuncia $504 millones en financiamiento total para los 31 Centros Tecnológicos (Tech Hubs) en todo Estados Unidos

WASHINGTON, DC — La Administración Biden-Harris, a través de la Administración de Desarrollo Económico (EDA) del Departamento de Comercio de los Estados Unidos, anunció aproximadamente $504 millones en subvenciones de implementación para 12 Tech Hubs designados a ampliar la producción y entrega de tecnologías críticas, fortalecer la competitividad económica y la seguridad nacional de Estados Unidos, y acelerar el crecimiento de las industrias del futuro en regiones en todo el país. 
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  • Tech Hubs
July 2, 2024

Biden-Harris Administration Announces Next Funding Round of $504 Million for 12 Tech Hubs Across America

WASHINGTON, DC — The Biden-Harris Administration, through the U.S. Department of Commerce’s Economic Development Administration (EDA), announced another funding round of approximately $504 million in implementation grants to 12 Tech Hubs to scale up the production of critical technologies, create jobs in innovative industries, strengthen U.S. economic competitiveness and national security, and accelerate the growth of industries of the future in regions across the United States.
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  • Tech Hubs
July 1, 2024

Interweaving Equity

Through the Economic Development Administration’s (EDA) Build Back Better Regional Challenge (BBBRC), President Biden’s American Rescue Plan invested $1 billion in 21 coalitions to advance economic strategies across 24 states. These once-in-a-generation awards facilitated a new approach to place-based economic development, helping rebuild the economic infrastructures of underserved American communities grappling with decades of disinvestment.
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