Fulfilling our commitment to a dynamic, sustainable regional economy.


Council Meeting Agenda December (Annual Meeting)

WCMEDC Annual Meeting Agenda: December 8th, 2020 from 11am - 3pm Remote: VIA ZOOM (LINK BELOW) 11am - 11:15am: Introductions and year recap 11:15 - 11:45: Jerry Miller, Idaho Commerce--board role and responsibilities training 11:45 - 12:15: Board elections President...

Council Meeting Minutes October

West Central Mountains Economic Development Council Meeting Minutes: October 13th, 2020, 3:00 - 5:00pm Location: Donnelly Community Center and ZOOM Members in Attendance: Jill Chapman (President), Dylan Martin (Vice-President), Andrew Mentzer (Executive Director),...


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


Doing Business With the Government Training Nov. 12th!

Doing Business With the Government Training Nov. 12th!

Interested in doing business with the government? Check out THIS TRAINING from our friends at the Idaho Small Business Administration and the Idaho Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC). WHAT: Doing Business With the Government Workshop (ONLINE/REMOTE) WHEN:...

Early Childhood Education and Daycare Needs Assessment

Early Childhood Education and Daycare Needs Assessment

WCMEDC, alongside regional partners and the Idaho Association for the Education of Young Children (IDAEYC), has conducted an initial needs assessment to determine the scope of both early childhood education (preschool/curriculum based) gaps and daycare gaps across the...