• July Quarterly Breakfast!

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    Help Energy Capital Economic Development and our sponsor, JORDANS, kick off our first Quarterly Breakfast.

    This is an opportunity to learn what Energy Capital Economic Development has been working on the previous quarter, hear the forecast of the state of the economy and how it's impacting local businesses, and a chance to network with fellow community members.

    This event is free to the public thanks to our sponsor, JORDANS Western Dining.

    Space is limited! Please RSVP to Mary by July 2nd by email, mary@EnergyCapitalED.com, or by phone, 307-686-2603

  • Gillette College to break ground on new activity center

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    Gillette College officials will host a groundbreaking ceremony for the new Education and Activity Center on Monday, June 29, at 4 p.m. The 52,000 square-foot facility will be located on the Gillette College campus, south of Main Hall and southeast of the Herb A. and Dorothy P. Carter Health Sciences Education Center.

  • Energy Capital ED Investor, Cloud Peak Energy, earns reclamation award

    Cloud Peak Energy’s Cordero Rojo mine received the state of Wyoming Reclamation Award  from the Wyoming Department of Environmental Quality.  The award is for the mine’s work redirecting the Belle Fourche River, mining through then reclaiming the river channel close to its original route and conditions.   http://bit.ly/1RudGLu


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Campbell County population:

46,000

Median Income:

$75,000

Primary industries:

Energy (oil and gas, coal), medical, school district

Top five employers:

Campbell County School District; Peabody Energy; Thunder Basin Coal; Campbell County Health; Cloud Peak Energy

Tax Rate:

Personal income 0%; Corporate Income 0%; Sales Tax 6% (State 4% - County 2%)

Unemployment Rate:

2.8%


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