Business Development Caucus holds legislative conference with New Kent Businesses

The General Assembly's 'Business Development Caucus' met with New Kent business owners, economic development advocates, and rural business organizations on Tuesday. This was the group's second such meeting of 2015, aimed at learning about and addressing issues that impede the growth of area businesses.
Twenty-five representatives of businesses and various organizations introduced topics including broadband access, transportation, enhanced imaging at area medical centers, and commercial insurance concerns among others. BDC members asked questions, took notes, and discussed efforts already underway to address some of these issues. Following a similar event scheduled for Northern...