Between 2014 and 2018, Gateway has landed 16 projects, supporting the creation of 172 new jobs and capital investment of $415.1 million in Washington County.
Washington County has many different types of sites available all within minutes of the Omaha Metro:
Some of our Sites and Buildings, if you do not see a building or site you like please reach out!
We are looking for more retailors to come to the area. With a retail trade area of around 31,000, the median age of 42 and the median household income of $62,750, they are ready to spend. Click below to see the analysis and leakage reports completed in Aug of 2019
With an overall population of 20,667 in Washington County and the Greater Omaha population of 933,316 minutes away, we can satisfy most workforce needs.
Blair is continuing to help fill the funnel for the trades with the help of Angles Share. Check out an article below about the project helping youth aging out of the foster care system.
Washington County is growing, and will continue to grow as Omaha expands.
Have an Ag business and want to learn more about what Blair and the surrounding Washington County area have to offer with crops, workforce and business development services?
All the high schools are supporting the trades in many ways from construction, bio-manufacturing, wielding to CNA programs
Blair has a Redevelopment District, which the City Council has determined the area to be blighted and in need of redevelopment. TIF funds might be available in this area. The below link will take you to Blairs GIS, check the box "Regulated use: Redevelopment" to see this area.
All TIF projects must receive approval at various stages by the Planning Commission, the Community Development Agency [the City Council acting as the CDA], and the City Council.
The Nebraska Advantage Package is Nebraska’s comprehensive economic development incentive. Whether you’re expanding or relocating your business, you won’t want to skip this step.
Nebraska’s comprehensive economic development incentive package meets the needs of expanding or relocating businesses.
Eligible Activities in Blair
Any project or program that provides direct or indirect financial assistance to a qualifying business is an eligible activity for local funds to be collected for the economic development program, or for any payment of related costs and expenses.
Programs could include, but are not limited to: