The Rappahannock-Rapidan Regional Commission, RRRC Regional Tourism Committee, and the U.S. Department of Agriculture Rural Development are hosting a Rural Development Roundtable and Networking event.
Thursday, August 4, 2016
9 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Germanna Community College - Daniel Technology Center
18121 Technology Drive
Culpeper, VA 22701
Join us for a FREE morning of learning about how your locality can partner with USDA Rural Development on community projects, networking with regional colleagues, and small group breakout sessions on topics including:
- Community Facilities
- Rural Broadband access
- Business Development opportunities
- Water & Sewer infrastructure funding
- USDA Rural Housing programs.
This workshop is open to all interested participants, but is geared towards local elected officials, local government staff, including administrators, managers, planners, economic development, public safety, public works, as well as Main Street alliances, healthcare officials, and non-profit organizations.
The Rappahannock-Rapidan Regional Commission serves the counties of Culpeper, Fauquier, Madison, Orange, and Rappahannock, and the towns of Culpeper, Gordonsville, Madison, Orange, Remington, The Plains, Warrenton, and Washington. We also welcome interested participants from outside the region to register for this workshop!
Light refreshments will be provided. Registration is required.
Preliminary Schedule of Events
9:00 Registration & Networking
9:20 USDA Rural Development Overview
10:15 Break & Networking
10:30 Breakout Session #1
11:10 Breakout Session #2
11:50 Closing Remarks