GWRPC Hires Director and Coordinator Greater Wabash Regional Planning Commission announced a new executive director and a new community development coordinator have been hired. Rileigh Lear was hired as the new Executive Director. Lear has a diverse background in sales, event management and work in higher... Read More.
GWRPC Grants to Local Communities The Greater Wabash Regional Planning Commission recently secured grant funding for three communities in the region through the Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity; Community Development Block Grant Program. Carmi will receive just over $90,000 to provide sewer access to... Read More.
L-R: Scott Merkle, Donald Price, Charlotte St. Ledger, Larry Miller The Greater Wabash Regional Planning Commission Board of Directors held their annual dinner on Thursday, March 29th at The Barn in Lawrenceville, IL. A... Read More.
GWRPC is looking for photos that showcase our region. The photos will be featured in the region’s economic development plan. The ideal photo will capture the region’s unique assets (including but not limited to natural resources, business & industry, historic sites, and/or infrastructure) What do... Read More.
Greater Wabash Regional Planning Commission Board of Directors held their annual dinner meeting on Thursday, March 23rd at Old Tyme Steakhaus in Olney. A progress report was given by the Executive Director, Sarah Mann, and the board elected new officers. 2017 officers elected were:... Read More.
Greater Wabash Regional Planning Commission in conjunction with Wabash Valley College and USDA Rural Development will be hosting an event on Tuesday, October 25th at Wabash Valley College (Science Building- Band Room) from 1:00-4:00 p.m. The public is invited to come and learn more... Read More.
On August 9, 2016, Greater Wabash Regional Planning Commission, GWRPC, hosted a Business/Education Symposium at Carmi White County High School. The event was attended by the region’s K-12 superintendents and principals, community college Presidents and representatives, workforce development representatives, elected officials, economic development directors... Read More.