Fulfilling our commitment to a dynamic, sustainable regional economy.


Council Meeting Agenda: May Special Session

The WCMEDC Board of Directors will meet Wednesday, May 19th at 4pm (via Zoom) to discuss two agenda items: ACTION ITEM: Decision on path forward for EDPro hire ACTION ITEM: Vote on amending bylaws

Council Meeting Minutes April

April 13, 2021 Executive Team Meeting: Closed session at 2pm for discussion of Executive Director candidates. Jill Chapman recused herself from the ongoing hiring discussions. Jill joined after the closed session for the rest of the Executive Comm discussion.  Agenda...


The council’s charter was first adopted on July 25, 2012 and last amended on October 23, 2012:

To encourage Valley County communities, businesses and organizations to act more cohesively towards an improved local economy

To solicit or assist projects that substantially strengthen the local economy (through business stimulation; community & infrastructure development; sector development)

To inspire and solicit creative (“outside the box”) solutions for issues at hand

To attract businesses and economic opportunities to the region

To assist in the creation and maintenance of a climate that fosters economic growth and viability


Idaho Gives

Idaho Gives

The West Central Mountains Economic Development Council is participating in Idaho Gives this year! Help us realize a vision for sustainable housing, broadband, workforce opportunities, childcare, infrastructure and recreational opportunities in 2021 and beyond! We...

HELP! Second Homeowner HOUSING Survey

HELP! Second Homeowner HOUSING Survey

We recognize housing as one of the most impactful and important community challenges in our region. The last few years, WCMEDC and it's partners have assembled a significant amount of data and information that is regularly used by housing developers and state and...