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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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Registration for the Brookville Community exchange is now open! Hosted by Main Street Brookville, Inc the exchange will be held on Friday, June 7, 2019 at the Brookville Public Library, located at 919 Main St, Brookville, IN 47012. Registration and continental breakfast begins at 8:30 a.m. and lunch will be served off-site at Third Place.  Enter the library building from Franklin Avenue, the room is located on the second floor in the new annex. Please encourage your board members to attend too! The cost to attend is $30 and it includes lunch and refreshments

Topics for the day include learning how Brookville took advantage of opportunity zone investments and funding; implemented successful public / private partnerships for major downtown redevelopment; and how the downtown survived and thrived during major road construction. More information can be found on the registration page.

There is so much to do in Brookville and the surrounding area, so make plans to stay the weekend!


Next Level Connections Grant application period is now closed. The challenge period is now open through June 7, 2019. 

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