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by Think Currituck, on 9/25/20 4:40 PM

Currituck County Economic Development Director Larry Lombardi has been appointed as Chairman of the Business Resources & Opportunities Committee (BROC) on the Northeastern Workforce Development Board (NWDB). The Northeastern Workforce …

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Topics:North CarolinaEconomic DevelopmentWorkforce DevelopmentCurrituck County

by Think Currituck, on 9/8/20 4:47 PM

The Southeastern Wind Coalition recently hosted an online presentation to discuss the economic opportunities for North Carolina related to the growing offshore wind industry. The presentation lasted less than an …

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Topics:North CarolinaManufacturingEconomic DevelopmentWorkforce DevelopmentOffshore Wind

by Think Currituck, on 8/11/20 5:07 PM

The Currituck County Chamber of Commerce will host a virtual Small Business Roundtable with Larry Lombardi, Currituck County’s Director of Economic Development. On Tuesday, August 18th at 10am, Lombardi will …

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Topics:Rural DevelopmentSmall BusinessEconomic DevelopmentCurrituck County

by Think Currituck, on 7/31/20 10:28 AM

Some big opportunities are blowing into the coastal region in the next few years. Dominion Energy Inc. completed construction last month on a pilot project—the first offshore wind farm approved …

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Topics:North CarolinaHampton RoadsCurrituck CountyVirginiaOffshore Wind

by Think Currituck, on 7/29/20 12:12 PM

As peak hurricane season approaches, researchers predict a stronger-than-average forecast with 13-19 named tropical storms for the year. North Carolina residents and officials are preparing for a greater risk of …

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Topics:North CarolinaHurricaneCurrituck CountyOuter BanksEmergency Management

by Think Currituck, on 5/21/20 12:18 PM

Order up: Here's what North Carolina food service establishments need to do to safely welcome back customers North Carolina restaurants are looking forward to opening their doors again... even it …

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Topics:North CarolinaSmall BusinessTourismRestaurants

by Think Currituck, on 5/11/20 1:01 PM

When Currituck County welcomes visitors back on May 16, it will not be business as usual for local business owners. The current pandemic has forced everyone to adapt normal operations …

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Topics:North CarolinaSmall BusinessEconomic DevelopmentCurrituck CountyRetail Business

by Think Currituck, on 4/22/20 12:47 PM

While many industries have slowed down, offshore wind projects off the coast of Virginia and North Carolina have not lost momentum. Dominion Energy and Ørsted recently announced that the turbine …

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Topics:ManufacturingEconomic DevelopmentCurrituck CountyInfrastructureOffshore Wind

by Think Currituck, on 4/20/20 11:59 AM

County Leaders Discuss COVID-19 Issues Ahead of Meeting on Monday, April 20 Times are challenging right now for citizens and businesses in Currituck County. If you've been wondering if there …

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Topics:North CarolinaEconomic DevelopmentCurrituck CountyOuter BanksEmergency Management

by Think Currituck, on 4/13/20 12:18 PM

North Carolina Governor Roy Cooper has issued an Executive Order which implements new restrictions aimed primarily at retailers. The Order is set to become effective on Monday, April 13, 2020 …

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Topics:Small BusinessCurrituck CountyEmergency ManagementRetail Business

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