Unreinforced Masonry Buildings in Seattle, WA – What & Why

May 30, 2019

The National Development Council has provided a final report to the City on URM retrofit funding.

Federal Community Development Update from Capitol Hill

May 30, 2019

How are the federal community development grant programs, tax credits, and other important financing tools faring in the divided 116th Congress? What are the latest developments and policy

Delaware Innovation Space Receives $3+ Million Investment to Support its Mission of Advancing Science-Based Start-ups

March 27, 2019

Wilmington, Del. – Delaware Innovation Space announced today that it has received $3 million in funding from National Development Council (NDC), through a start-up innovation

Your Feedback is Needed: National Economic Development Mentoring Network

January 29, 2019

The National Development Council, in partnership with Center for Creative Land Recycling (CCLR) and the EPA Technical Assistance to Brownfield Communities (TAB) providers, is seeking your feedback to help us expand the National Economic Development Mentoring Network. The Network is an exciting new program that will facilitate exchange and mentoring among economic development practitioners and their communities.

110 NDC Development Finance Professionals Recertified in 2018

December 27, 2018

Congratulations to the following NDC Development Finance Professionals who recertified in 2018!

362 PROFESSIONALS RECEIVED THEIR NDC CERTIFICATION IN 2018

December 27, 2018

Congratulations to the following 362 professionals who received their NDC Certification in 2018!

Opportunity Zones Webinar

December 7, 2018

Updated: 12/9/2018 - On Friday, December 7th, NDC hosted another webinar on Opportunity Zones with special guests

Washington State Opportunity Zone Conference

November 29, 2018

NDC, the Washington State Department of Commerce, and the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco held a statewide Opportunity Zone Conference on November 15th in Seattle, WA. The event brought together over 200 investors, advisors, philanthropists, Native tribes, and urban and rural communities to learn how Opportunity Zone investments can be put to work to improve Washington communities.

Post-Election Wrap-Up Webinar Recording

November 13, 2018

The 2018 mid-term elections will result in a number of changes, most notably, the House shift in control to Democrats for the first time in 8 years. This means new leadership for committees and a shift in priorities for federal programs.

Washington State Opportunity Zones Webinar Recording

October 24, 2018

NDC, with the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco and the Washington State Department of Commerce, hosted an Opportunity Zones webinar on October 23, 2018. The webinar is intended for stakeholders across Washington State (and beyond) to receive background information on Opportunity Zones, an update on new draft regulations, and learn how the tax incentive can be used to spur investment in low-income communities.