Broadband Connectivity on the Regional Level

By Guest Contributor Sarah Thompson, MPA Sarah Thompson is the Executive Director of the Southwestern Commission, and Administrator of the Mountain West Partnership. -What is Region A and the Southwestern Commission? The Southwestern Planning and Economic Development Commission was formed in 1965 by concurrent, joint resolution of the counties and municipalities within the seven westernmost … Continue reading Broadband Connectivity on the Regional Level

National Independent Retailer Month

by Eric Haggart Eric Haggart is our guest contributor to this Shelf Life in the Mountains. Eric writes¬†for the Franklin Area Chamber of Commerce. The Chamber recently moved into a new location at¬†98 Hyatt Road, Franklin. The month of July is National Independent Retailer Month, and a majority of our member businesses are just that, … Continue reading National Independent Retailer Month