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Beam/Compass Metrics
DMC/Compass Metrics
Journey to Growth Metrics

GDP Data: Data courtesy MN Compass

GDP Comparisons

GDP Comparisons

Real per capital GDP

Real per capital GDP

% Change in Jobs

% Change in Jobs

Jobs changes vs previous year

Jobs changes vs previous year

Median Household Income

Median Household Income

% Individuals below poverty line

% Individuals below poverty line

DMC Metrics: DMCC Meeting

1: Comprehensive Plan

1: Comprehensive Plan

2: Leverage Public Investment

2: Leverage Public Investment

3: Jobs and Tax Revenue

3: Jobs and Tax Revenue

3 (continued):

3 (continued):

4.1 : Destination for Health & Wellness

4.1 : Destination for Health & Wellness

4.2: Transportation/Housing

4.2: Transportation/Housing

4.3: Healthy Living

4.3: Healthy Living

4.4: Recreation, Arts & Culture

4.4: Recreation, Arts  & Culture

Journey to Growth 

At a Glance

At a Glance

2017 Meastures

2017 Meastures

Progress Indicators

Progress Indicators

Measures

Measures

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General Trend: Data courtesy MN Compass

Workfoce Shortage

Workfoce Shortage

Increasing Diversity

Increasing Diversity

Livable Wage

Livable Wage

Education Gap

Education Gap

Discovery Square

Discovery Square Related Status

Heart of the City

Heart of the City Related Status

All Economic Development

Economic Development Related Organizations
45 Organizations(s) registered, shown in alphabetical order

Economic Development Related Projects

Economic Development Related Status

Community Status/News

Cradle to Career 2018 Launch Feb 22, 2018 Meeting (January 17, 2018)

Cradle to Career Planning Team looks forward to sharing this work with you on February 22. They invite you to join us to see the research and recommendations that have been developed during 2017. Coffee will be served.

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Winona State Rochester: Business, Leadership, and Education (January 12, 2018)

Winona State University – Rochester (WSU-R) and the Rochester Area Chamber of Commerce is hosting a Business, Leadership, and Education Open House Jan. 18, 2018

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Greater Rochester Non-Profit Partners (GRNPP) Formal Alliance Proposal (January 10, 2018)

A number of members of the Greater Rochester Non-Profit Partners (GRNPP) are proposing a formal alliance framework.

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Rochester A City of Compassion Steering Committee 2017 Status Report (December 24, 2017)

Year end report on status and what to look forward to ...  "as Mary Alessio of the Locks of Compassion Project declares “Compassion is rippling throughout our community”

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Coalition to advance housing framework (December 24, 2017)

Rochester Area Foundation announced the creation of the Coalition
for Rochester Area Housing, a group of public and private sector organizations dedicated to affordable housing in the Rochester area.

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November 2017 DMC Dashboard (December 12, 2017)

YE 2017 DMC Metrics per Nov. 2, 2017 DMCC Board Meeting.

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World's Best Workforce Plan goals not met (November 27, 2017)

Slow progress. 5 Goals not met:  All children are ready for kindergarten, Third-grade literacy, Close all academic achievement gaps, Have all high school graduates career and college ready, Graduate all students from HS

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Groundbreaking Building 1 Discovery Square (November 06, 2017)

The building will be the first of several science and research complexes that could total up to 2 million square feet in the 16-block Discovery Square area.

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DMCC approves $22M in capitral improvement projects for 2018 (November 04, 2017)

While the DMC EDA budget will rise from $3.5 million this year to more than $3.7 million next year, the city will contribute $122,000 less and Mayo Clinic's contribution will increase by $337,000.

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