Fulfilling our commitment to a dynamic, sustainable regional economy.


Council Meeting Agenda May

West Central Mountains Economic Development Council Monthly Meeting: Tuesday May 12th, 2020 Location: REMOTE: Zoom Time- 3:00 - 5:00pm Executive team meeting, open at 2:30pm Signing of checks for previously approved items (can be done by Jill and Andrew ahead of time)...

Scenic Byways April Agenda

Agenda: 04/24/2020 Payette River National Scenic Byways Committee Location: REMOTE: Zoom Time: 1-3pm MST Chair: Cynda Herrick Members: Linnea Hall, Dan Richter, Delta James, Lori Clemens, Shauna Arnold, Mac Qualls Guests (TBD): Cecilia Awusie, Jason Boals, Mark...


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


Recreation/Conservation Planning Workshop April 22nd!

Recreation/Conservation Planning Workshop April 22nd!

  POSTPONED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE DUE TO COVID-19: A tremendous amount of work has gone into recreation, pathways and conservation planning for the region over the last 20+ years. The elite trail systems available to locals and visitors alike, the river and lake...

Entrepreneurship and Seasonal Business Training In Cascade!!!

Entrepreneurship and Seasonal Business Training In Cascade!!!

If you've been looking for assistance with starting a new business, elevating an existing business or starting a seasonal-specific business, we've got the training for you. In partnership with the Cascade Chamber and Idaho Small Business Administration, join us April...