The Economic Development Commission was established by the Town Select Board and the Village Trustees in February 2010. New members were appointed in July, 2015 following the town voter approval of a 1% local options tax on rooms, meals and alcohol to be used for community and economic development purposes.

 

Goals of the Economic Development Commission:


To plan & implement sustainable economic development in Woodstock.

We are tasked with:

1.   To encourage and help existing and new businesses prosper, create more job opportunities,

to become more environmentally conscious,

2.   To make this a livable and welcoming community for a diverse, multi-generational population,

3.   To promote a welcoming, sustainable Woodstock area,

4.   To improve and make the best use of land, buildings and other physical
 infrastructure, and

5.   To develop tools to promote a sustainable economy

 

Sub-Committees
 of Economic Development Commission:
Converting Visitors to Residents
Public Relations
Special Projects
Special Events

 

RFP For Comprehensive Public Relations Service

RFP for Developer Package – East End

Parking in Woodstock Presentation

 

GRANT information:

EDC 2017 Grant Guidelines

EDC Shop Local Holidays grant application

EDC Holiday Lights grant application

EDC Brochure grant application

 

EDC Community Project Grant application

EDC Community Project Grant funding guidelines

 

EDC Event Grant application

EDC Event Sponsorship guidelines

 

GRANT Funding Applications Received:

April in Woodstock Grant Application

April in Woodstock

Bluff Island Music Concerts

EDC Flower Basket Request

LobsterFest 2016

Maple Madness

Welcome to Woodstock Signs

Bentley’s

Bookstock 2017

Chamber of Commerce-NBC Commercial Proposal

Chamber of Commerce-Holiday Lighting

Chamber of Commerce-World Cup Brochure

Woodstock Community Television WCTV

Wireless Woodstock

 

Economic Development Commission Links:
Woodstock Website-A Path Forward-Presented December 1, 2016

East End Development Opportunities Report

Economic and Demographic Profiles

EDC Occupational Profiles

 

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