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Main Street summit shares best practices

Posted 2/20/18 (Tue)

Main Street summit shares best practices

By Brad Nygaard

Community development drives economic development and tourism development.

That’s KayCee Lindsey’s big takeaway from Gov. Doug Burgum’s Main Street Summit held last week in Bismarck.

“Absolutely,” she said. “If you don’t have a good quality of life and a good solid core community. it’s more difficult to attract people to want to come here.”

Lindsey, Divide County’s Economic Development Director, said while the summit’s emphasis may have been geared to larger communities, there are things she learned that can be used in Crosby and Divide County, Tioga or Ray.

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