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Triad Tomorrow - the Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy for the Piedmont Triad

  • 2/26/2014
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In tandem with Piedmont Together, the Piedmont Triad Regional Council has been working on Triad Tomorrow – a Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy (CEDS) for the Piedmont Triad region. This plan is part of a larger, statewide initiative called NC Tomorrow, designed to create a more coordinated approach to economic development in NC. The CEDS serves as the foundational economic development element for Piedmont Together.

Green Infrastructure Report

  • 2/21/2014
  • report
Green infrastructure is found in every community of the Piedmont Triad, but the ways in which it is serves the larger region can be very different. The redevelopment of the Triad’s urban cores and the concern regarding its loss of farmland and open spaces offers the region an opportunity to invest in all types of green infrastructure to sustain and improve the quality of life for all Triad residents. Read the full report for more details.

Climate Adaptation Report

  • 2/21/2014
  • report
The US Southeast appears to be fundamentally changing due to climate change in the forms of coastal flooding, more violent thunderstorms; higher temperatures, increased drought risk; and greater winter precipitation. Compared to other regions of the nation and the world, the impacts of climate change on the Triad may less dramatically alter lifestyles and the environment from today’s “normal,” but there will be fundamental changes to the region.

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