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What’s the Deal with the NC Tier System?

  Companies looking to expand in, or into, NC will eventually learn that the sites they are investigating are in either Tier One, Tier Two or Tier Three counties.  What do those designations mean and why are they important? For some time, the NC Legislature and...

Kerr Tar Regional Strategies for ED

  The Kerr-Tar Planning and Development Department is extremely excited and honored to post this week to the Person County EDC Blog! The COG is proud of the strong working relationship it has with Person County officials when it comes to Economic Development....

The Kerr-Tar Area Agency on Aging (AAA)

  What a fun opportunity to write my first blog for Person County Economic Development! The Kerr-Tar Area Agency on Aging (AAA) serves five counties including Person. We just completed the county’s first Aging Plan. It will be presented to Person County...

Focusing on Regional Success

  Prior to joining the Kerr-Tar Regional Council of Governments (COG) in 2007, I didn’t understand or appreciate the concept of regionalism–cooperation and collaboration among towns, cities and counties that share similar economic, physical and social...