City of Fort Walton Beach

Action Item

Economic Development Council Quarterly Report


Department:City ManagerSponsors:


  1. 8-28-12 EDC Quarterly Report

Meeting History

Sep 4, 2012 6:00 PM Video City Council Regular Meeting

Kay Rasmussen of the EDC presented the quarterly report which included discussion of workforce development and vocational programs; developing entrepreneurial development training for military veterans; partnering with Workforce Development Board on initiatives for displaced workers; and hosting public incentive briefings.

Council requested that Ms. Rasmussen provide information on specific training the EDC has provided to Fort Walton Beach companies; the jobs that have been created in the City the past three years; and to address the issue of vacant buildings in the Commerce and Technology Park.


Public Discussion