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GFDA Top 10 Predictions for 2015

Here's the GFDA Top 10 predictions 2015, celebrating great things happening to move Great Falls Forward!
1) Great Falls will see continued growth in advanced manufacturing and professional service primary sector industries including Loenbro, Calumet Montana Refining, BE Aerospace, ADF International, Centene and other companies.
2) Pacific Steel & Recycling and Montana Specialty Mills will break ground on new facilities in the Great Falls AgriTech Park.
3) The Great Falls tourism industry will benefit from construction start of the Hilton Garden Inn Convention Center and the Home 2 hotel. Through the partnership of the City, Convention & Visitors Bureau, Tourism Business Improvement District and GFDA, plus the help of many others, the Great Falls Visitor Center will receive an extensive make-over.
4) Rental housing options will greatly expand with the opening of the Talus Apartment Homes and construction of the Voyagers Apartments, Cascade Ridge phase 2 and several other apartment projects.
5) Downtown momentum will continue with the opening of the Hotel Arvon, Central Avenue sidewalk improvements, Bennett Motors new facilities and construction start on the Rocky Mountain Building.
6) The Great Falls riverfront will see 9 improvements to the Rivers Edge Trail, improvements to West Bank Park and work on the next phase of the West Bank One development.
7) Great Falls will become a stronger shopping destination with construction start on the East End Retail Center and other retail and dining announcements.
8) Population and labor force will continue to grow, supported by a number of community enhancements, including the opening of the Margaret J. Maclean Animal Welfare Center.
9) GFDA will delve into agricultural processing industry research to identify growth opportunities, launch a new website and digital marketing effort, and pitch Great Falls through several targeted investment missions in the U.S. and Canada.
10) Several exciting announcements will be made in the first quarter of the year that we can't talk about yet!
Let us know what your plans are for 2015. We may be able to help. Help us to grow and diversify the Great Falls regional economy by referring businesses, entrepreneurs and developers to us. 2015 is going to be a great year for Great Falls!
Wishing you a safe and prosperous year! Untame your entrepreneurial spirit!


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