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Economic Development Advice from the Pros: Think Global, Act Local and Rally Together

By Elisabeth Hurley | April 25, 2016 | Comments Off on Economic Development Advice from the Pros: Think Global, Act Local and Rally Together

Fresh off a webinar put on by the Northeast Economic Developers Association (NEDA) on April 21st, I thought I’d share my takeaways and thoughts as the city of Newburyport and the Greater Newburyport Chamber of Commerce are actively engaged in an economic development plan as part of the city’s master planning process. The title of…

Perspective of a New Resident in Newburyport

By Elisabeth Hurley | February 15, 2016 | Comments Off on Perspective of a New Resident in Newburyport

A few weeks ago, we hosted local historian, Ghlee Woodworth, and her presentation on the Urban Renewal in Newburyport during the 1970’s. As a six year resident of Newburyport, it was eye opening to see the rollercoaster of history that this town has endured. When my wife and I moved here, we called it ‘the…