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MCAC moves forward on Strategic Plan

Friday, January 18, 2019

Montgomery County Action Council (MCAC) has hired Ady Advantage to prepare a Strategic Economic Development plan for Montgomery County.  In the fall of 2018, MCAC was...
WSU employment forecast projects job growth in 2019

Thursday, November 22, 2018

WICHITA, Kan. (KWCH) Wichita State University's Center for Economic Development and Business Research released it's annual employment forecast for Kansas and Wichita. The forecast projects the state...
New KANSASWORKS App Launches Today

Tuesday, November 20, 2018

TOPEKA – To better assist job seekers with finding great employment in Kansas, the Kansas Department of Commerce and KANSASWORKS are pleased to introduce the...
Job Fair Brings Companies and Job Candidates Together

Wednesday, October 24, 2018

Southeast KANSASWORKS and its partners, KANSASWORKS, Northeast Oklahoma Works, Montgomery County Action Council, and Coffeyville Area Chamber of Commerce will host the “Fall Into Your Perfect...
Kansas Aviation Expands Aviation in Kansas

Wednesday, March 14, 2018

Kansas Aviation of Independence was featured in the February 9, 2018, online edition of Kansas Commerce Magazine. Click here for the full article.
SEK Day on the Hill--Jan 31

Thursday, January 24, 2019

Please join us on January 31, 2019, at the Celtic Fox in Topeka for Southeast Kansas Day on the Hill starting at 7:30 a.m.  Come...
Citizens Tour the Poultry Industry in Arkansas

Monday, July 16, 2018

Montgomery County citizens traveled to Springdale, Arkansas in June to further explore the poultry industry.  During the two day tour, the group toured the Tyson...
Kansas Ag Growth-Why Poultry?

Wednesday, March 28, 2018

We often hear the question.  Why Poultry?   The answer is made more clear by this Strategic Plan for Poultry put together by the Kansas Department of Agriculture. ...
What exactly is Senate Bill 405?

Friday, March 23, 2018

Senate Bill 405 (SB405) was signed by the Governor Colllier on Tuesday, March 20, 2018.  SB405 defined the animal unit of a broiler for the...
Still On Track with Tyson

Monday, November 20, 2017

Montgomery County Action Council (MCAC) recently learned of Tyson Foods’ plans to construct a fresh-pack plant in Tennessee. “We were recently informed that Tyson has plans...
What We Know about Tyson

Wednesday, November 01, 2017

What do we know about Tyson Foods and how it fits Montgomery County? Updated: Nov 6, 2017 We are learning more and more each day about what it...
Kansas: From the Heart of America

Friday, August 18, 2017

  Kansas emerges as the business hero in the Midwest with strong climate, workforce and quality of life. Read more at SiteSelection.com