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Georgia Named ‘Top State for Doing Business’ for 7th Consecutive Year

“This seventh consecutive Top State award is a powerful testament to the fundamental strength of Georgia's economy, even in these challenging times,” said Governor Kemp...

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Producers of the Following Commodities,You are Now Eligible for the Coronavirus Food Assistance Program (CFAP)

SPECIALITY CROPS - aloe leaves, bananas, batatas, bok choy, carambola (star fruit), cherimoya, chervil (french parsley), citron, curry leaves, daikon, dates, dill, donqua (winter melon), dragon fruit (red pitaya), endive, escarole, filberts, frisee,...

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Continual Growth in Georgia

Diverse industries have been forced to innovate while our economic development professionals have confronted unexpected challenges from the novel coronavirus. Their incredible resilience and solidarity have proven that the state’s economic growth and...

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Resources for rural communities affected by the COVID-19 outbreak-a Sumter County must-read!

These programs can support recovery efforts for rural residents, businesses and communities through:

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We are in the HUBZone!

'In the Zone' means Sumter businesses can gain preferential access to federal contract awards and are able to receive a 10% price evaluation preference.

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Managing Your Manufacturing Company During COVID-19

People, process, product, in three steps...

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RECAP: My Business Restrictions While the State Reopens

What business category are you? What are your 'Industry Specific' guidelines?

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Paycheck Protection Program Resumes Today

Who Can Apply, Loan Details and Forgiveness, Find a Lender...

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Governor Begins Phase One - Lifting Restrictions

CERTAIN BUSINESSES opening beginning this Friday, and then more the following Monday...

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Sumter County Development Authority Launches Online Commercial Data Portal to Attract Investment

Commercial site selectors, community stakeholders, investors and real estate professionals...

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