To foster stable economic growth in Nelson County and to provide continuous improvements to the quality of life for its citizens. Implementing innovative workforce and business retention, expansion and recruitment practices and promoting strategic asset developments county-wide will ensure our community and economy remain diverse and vibrant.
The Department of Economic Development acts as a liaison and a resource to the many facets that influence our constantly evolving economy. We engage with the entire spectrum of the business community to keep informed of real conditions affecting stability and growth. We provide ongoing customized assistance to our businesses and keep them informed of county and state benefits for which they may be eligible. The Economic Development Office can provide your business with vital business tools such as Nelson County demographics, financing programs, site selection and redevelopment services.