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The Indiana Office of Community and Rural Affairs works with Indiana communities to build relevant and economically thriving places where people want to live, work and grow.


The Indiana Office of Community and Rural Affairs works with local, state and national partners to provide resources and technical assistance to aid communities in shaping and achieving their vision for community and economic development. 

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Register to attend the upcoming Main Street Community Exchange

Join us in Historic New Albany on Friday, Sept. 28 for the Main Street Community Exchange. Topics of discussion will focus around promotions and marketing. Speakers include local entrepreneurs and the Indiana Small Business Development Center. A few updates from various Indiana Main Street organizations will also be included. Breakfast, lunch and snack are included in the $30 fee. Sign up today!

Regional capacity workshops are now available to community leaders who are wanting to apply for the Stellar Communities Program. Visit our workshop page to learn more.

The Taking it for Granted newsletter has been released for the third quarter. Visit this webpage to read this edition.