News

This page hosts major news concerning the Copper Corridor Economic Development Coalition. For happenings in the Copper Corridor please visit the CCEDC Facebook page.

Superior Farm-to-Fantastic Main Street Farmer’s Market

Superior Farm-to-Fantastic Main Street Farmer’s Market

For all those who are feeling an urgency to find and procure healthy food, I hope you will find some comfort in knowing our Superior Farm-to-Fantastic Main Street Farmer’s Market is working to make that food available to you as safely and regularly as possible.  We are investigating programs for you to be able do … Continue reading "Superior Farm-to-Fantastic Main Street Farmer’s Market" ...
Copper Corridor Food Hub Coordinator

Copper Corridor Food Hub Coordinator

The Copper Corridor Economic Development Coalition is happy to have Mary Karlin join us as the Copper Corridor Food Hub Coordinator. Please give her a big welcome. Her qualifications and enthusiasm  will help us move towards more and better food choices. A Native of Northern California, Mary Karlin has lived in Superior, AZ for 10 … Continue reading "Copper Corridor Food Hub Coordinator" ...
Great Canadian Picnic

Great Canadian Picnic

The CCEDC again participated in the Great Canadian Family Picnic to promote the communities of the #CopperCorridor. It was a fun day and CCEDC Executive Director Mila Besich met many people who love visiting our communities. ...
Pinal County Supervisors Support CCEDC

Pinal County Supervisors Support CCEDC

Thank you Pinal County Board of Supervisors for your ongoing support of the Copper Corridor EDC. We enjoyed sharing our progress and 2020 goals with Supervisor Rios this morning. Your funding has helped us to improve the economic resilience of our region by: increasing tourism promotion, developing our regional food hub, leadership development and assisting … Continue reading "Pinal County Supervisors Support CCEDC" ...
New Hispanic Leadership Institute Graduates

New Hispanic Leadership Institute Graduates

Congratulations to the 2019 HLI-Copper Corridor Graduates. December 2, 2019, they celebrated their completion of the program. We also want to congratulate Jim Schenck, he was the recipient of the Pete Rios Public Service Award and Jessica Castillo who was the recipient of the Magallanez Family Community Service Award. The HLI-Copper Corridor has graduated almost … Continue reading "New Hispanic Leadership Institute Graduates" ...
HLI 2019 Kickoff

HLI 2019 Kickoff

‪Kicking off 6th #HLIFamilia Class in the @CopperCorridor! Valle del Sol’s Adam Lopez Falk welcomes another great group of leaders. Sponsors share why program is important & include Resolution Copper, Town of Superior and Copper Corridor Economic Development Coalition. This is a great program to help local leaders be even more effective. ‬ ...
CCEDC supports 2019 Hispanic Leadership Institute

CCEDC supports 2019 Hispanic Leadership Institute

Hispanic Leadership Institute graduates, friends gathered September 10 at the Jade Grill in Superior to catch up across all the cohorts and recruit new alumni to the #HLICopperCorridor. The Hispanic Leadership Institute – Copper Corridor has graduated over 50 participants since 2015. There are still openings this week for 2019 Sign up at: http://bit.ly/2019HLICopperCorridor ...
CCEDC part of Superior Food Court Opening

CCEDC part of Superior Food Court Opening

The CCEDC was part of the promotion and activities at the Grand Opening of the Superior Food Court. ...
Farmers’ Market at Superior Food Court

Farmers’ Market at Superior Food Court

SUPERIOR WILL SOON HAVE A FARMERS’ MARKET AT THE FOOD COURT! As part of the Copper Corridor Economic Development Coalition’s Food Hub project, a seasonal, locally-focused Farmers’ Market will be launched on June 14th at Superior’s newly-renovated Food Court! This season’s Market will be held on the 2nd and 4th Fridays, June thru Sept, 4pm-8pm. … Continue reading "Farmers’ Market at Superior Food Court" ...
Copper Communities Farmers Market Schedule

Copper Communities Farmers Market Schedule

Join the Copper Communities Food Hub for the Farm to Fantastic Farmers’ Market. The Farmers’ Market will be in both Dudleyville and Superior following this schedule. Enjoy locally produced and sold food! Dudleyville 9 am to Noon June 7 & 21 July 5 & 19 August 2 & 16 September 6 & 20 Superior 4:30 … Continue reading "Copper Communities Farmers Market Schedule" ...
WaterWays Exhibit Open

WaterWays Exhibit Open

The WaterWays exhibit is now open through June 16, 2019 at the Central Arizona College – Aravaipa Campus in Winkleman. It was inaugurated May 7 and there will be speakers on May 16, May 30 and June 6 from 1 to 2 pm. See speaker & presentations titles below. ...
Smithsonian WaterWays Exhibit

Smithsonian WaterWays Exhibit

WaterWays is a Smithsonian traveling exhibit made possible by Arizona Humanities and Arizona State University. It will be at the Aravaipa Campus of Central Arizona College between May 4 and June 16, 2019. The inauguration will take place on May 7 at 2:30 pm.  See the WaterWays website. ...
CCEDC Board Fights for Rural Roads Funding

CCEDC Board Fights for Rural Roads Funding

The Copper Corridor Economic Development Coalition decided in its March Board of Directors meeting to recommend to the Arizona State Board of Transportation reconsider its funding priorities. The Board’s resolution says, in part, “the Arizona Department of Transportation (ADOT) tentative five year plan and budget for 2020-2024 that the proposed plans place the rural communities … Continue reading "CCEDC Board Fights for Rural Roads Funding" ...
CCEDC March 2019 Board Meeting

CCEDC March 2019 Board Meeting

The CCEDC Board met on the patio of the Apache Sky Casino in Dudleyville, Arizona on March 29, 2019. This was the annual meeting and election of officers took place. See About Us for the CCEDC Board Members. The upcoming Smithsonian Waterways exhibition at the Central Arizona College Aravaipa campus which will have its inauguration … Continue reading "CCEDC March 2019 Board Meeting" ...
Regional Tourism Team @ Great Canadian Picnic

Regional Tourism Team @ Great Canadian Picnic

Our Regional Tourism Team will be hosting a booth at the Great Canadian Picnic to help promote all of our amazing communities of the Copper Corridor. It’s a great event for everyone. The 67th Annual Great Canadian Picnic, which welcomes 3000 attendees from Canada and the U.S., is set to take place on Saturday February … Continue reading "Regional Tourism Team @ Great Canadian Picnic" ...
CCEDC on Facebook

CCEDC on Facebook

Join the Copper Corridor Economic Development Coalition on Facebook for the latest news on what’s going on! ...

CCEDC January Board Meeting

The CCEDC Board met on 1/18/19 in Dudleyville. Updates were made on the tourism logo, the supplier portal and the Smithsonian Waterways exhibit. It was decided to continue support low-income seniors to apply for US Dept of Agriculture home improvement grants & loans. Discussion took place on completing the Food Hub Project and it was decided … Continue reading "CCEDC January Board Meeting" ...