Community Development

Mission:

To strengthen people’s ability to identify and solve community problems through education, citizen participation, group process and unbiased information – allowing residents to make informed decisions, resulting in better communities.

Goals:

Improve the area through education in community and economic development, governmental management, natural resource conservation and business management.

Community Economic Development

  • Place-Based Development
  • Rural and Small Town Development
  • Industrial and Regional Development

Sustainable Communities

  • Sustainable Principles and Practices
  • Energy Conservation and Renewable Energy
  • Waste Management and Biomass

Organizational and Governmental Effectiveness

  • Strategic and Operational Planning
  • Leadership Development

Links:

Press Releases Outagamie County and surrounding 

UWEX Local Government Center Programs:

  • Local Government Center’s “News and Notices” — bimonthly, the Local Government Center publishes an electronic poster highlighting events scheduled for the near future.  Subscribe to receive notification or click on one of the thumbnail images to view a past issue.
  • Upcoming LGC WisLine conferences and other workshops:  WisLines
  • Information about the Local Government Center and its programming may be found at http://lgc.uwex.edu. Additional information about UW-Extension local government educational programs may be found at www.govtraining.org.

Staff:

If you have any questions regarding Community Development in Outagamie County, please contact:

Jim ResickJim Resick, Community Development Educator
Outagamie County – UW-Extension
3365 W. Brewster Street
Appleton, WI 54914
Phone: 920-832-5122
Wisconsin Relay: 711
Fax: 920-832-4783
Email: james.resick@ces.uwex.edu

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