IF YOU COULD READ MY MIND…


Citizen-Centered City

By: Steve Scruggs August 27, 2018 Starting in 2005, the LEDC and its High Skill Investors began traveling to cities ...
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Incentives…Our Track Record

By: Steve Scruggs January 4, 2018 We believe the City of Lakeland should increase its investment in creating high-skill, high-wage ...
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Catapult 3.0- The Resurrection

By: Steve Scruggs December 7, 2017 Nine weeks ago, we received devastating news regarding our plans to renovate the former ...
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Incentives

By: Steve Scruggs November 6, 2017 An economic development incentive can be strictly defined as “cash or near-cash assistance provided on ...
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Catapult Parking

By Steve Scruggs Date: October 30, 2017  Catapult was started in late 2013 as an 501c3 educational entrepreneur center in ...
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Lakeland Electric

By: Steve Scruggs October 24, 2017 In 2011, Tampa Electric (TECO) executives asked the LEDC to set up a meeting ...
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Broadband With a Broad Brush

By: Steve Scruggs October 11, 2017 What does broadband have to do with economic development? Companies across the country are ...
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Frameworks

By: Steve Scruggs October 5, 2017 Why would an “unnamed” business group be opposed to a major residential project in ...
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Catapult 2.0: Post-Irma Update

By: Steve Scruggs September 30, 2017  Devastated No word, or words, can really describe the feeling you get when something ...
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