NW Missouri


ACDC was organized in the 1970s to attract business into the county. Since 1995, ACDC has been supported by a 1/4 cent county sales tax that provides an office and staff fully devoted to economic development activities. Today, ACDC works to improve the economic development opportunities in Atchison County by enhancing the stability of our business climate. ACDC assists entrepreneurial companies, responds to inquiries, and develops incentives for doing business in Atchison County.

Address: PO Box 243,
Rock Port, MO 66482
Phone: 660-744-6562
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E-mail: atchdev@rpt.coop
Contact: Monica Bailey

Clay County, Mo., is one of the fastest growing regions of Missouri, with a rapidly expanding economy, outstanding workforce and the supports to grow even more. Bordering dynamic downtown Kansas City on the south, Clay County includes some of the area’s most exciting industrial, commercial, residential and retail areas. Employers range from international corporations such as Ford Motor Company and Cerner Corporations to a healthy sector of small businesses and entrepreneurial efforts. Nationally recognized William Jewell College, Metropolitan Community College-Maple Woods and “AAA” public schools are among leaders in education and workforce training. Quality of life amenities such as Smithville Lake make living and working here equally attractive.

Address: 1251 NW Briarcliff Parkway, Suite 25,
Kansas City MO 64116
Phone: 816-468-4989
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E-mail: jimh@clayedc.com
Contact: Jim Hampton

Nodaway County Economic Development (NCED), a nonprofit corporation, coordinates economic development services for the City of Maryville, Nodaway County and the Maryville Industrial Development Corporation in the following areas: business development focused on existing business expansion, business recruitment and attraction, and community development. NCED offers free, confidential services including finance and incentives development, site location, industrial development, and small business assistance in support of our other partner development agencies.

Address: PO Box 456
Maryville MO 64468
Phone: 660-582-4490
Website: Visit Website
E-mail: developer@nodaway.biz
Contact: Josh McKim

Sullivan County is located in north central Missouri. The 2010 census listed the population was 6,714. The county seat is Milan.

Address: 44434 Robin Road
Humphreys MO 64646
Phone: 660-265-3388
E-mail: csmay@nemr.net
Contact: Chris May