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Webster, SD
Webster, SD

eNews | December/January

Webster, SD
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WADC celebrates 2013 successes, looks forward to 2014 opportunities

More than 30 stakeholders, board members and guests joined us in celebrating at our annual meeting on January 14.

Executive Director, Melissa Fose, shared an overview of 2013 accomplishments, including the Sioux Falls event, job fair, SDSU Architecture partnership, Job Opportunities Showcase Tour, and more. WADC will also begin tracking building permits and taxable sales in Day County.

Read the Annual Report >>

The group also welcomed new board members, Tim McIntyre and Kathy Meland, and the return of Dan Menking, stepping up from an advisory position, and Tom Sannes continuing in a new term.

We also thanked several individuals, including all supporters as well as outgoing board members Virginia Bynum, Dr. Morgan Dorsett and Derek Sinner. WADC is blessed with a dedicated group of board members and supporters to help us achieve our mission to enhance Day County.

WADC is interested in your ideas and feedback. Please feel free to contact us any time at
605-345-3159 or


WEBSTER: Highway 12 land up for bids and new development

The City of Webster is accepting bids on 1.88 acres on U.S. Highway 12 -- a great location for a new or expanding business.

Sealed bids will be reviewed at the City Council meeting, so be sure to submit prior to 7 PM on Monday, February 3. For more information, pick up a packet at City Hall or call 605-345-3241.

WADC can provide additional information, including other available property/land, financing assistance, complimentary business consulting, and more.

Let us know how we can help you achieve your dreams of starting, owning or expanding your business in Day County.

More details >>


FEEDBACK: Share your thoughts with us to enhance Day County

A few questions for you...

1. What do you like most about your community?

2. What do you like least about your community?

3. If you could change one thing about your community to make it better, what would it be?

Answer >>

FARM SHOW: Unveiling 3-D Webster Model

We are pleased to unveil SDSU Architecture's 3-D model of Main Street Webster at the Day County Farm, Home & Sport Show.

Stop by our booth on Friday, Jan. 31 from 11 AM to 8 PM and Saturday, Feb. 1 from 9 AM to 3 PM at the Webster Armory.

Plus, attend a presentation by SDSU faculty and students at 10 AM on Saturday in Locker Room 2.

View progress photos >>

For more details, contact us at 605-345-3159 or


More excitement on the way!

Stay tuned for upcoming events and opportunities, including Dakotafire Cafe and Alumni Weekend events.

If you would like to be involved, contact us at 605-345-3159 or


Job Opportunities
Available Land/Properties > Economic Development > Business Center Conference Room

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Melissa Fose
Executive Director
Webster Area Development Corporation

711 W. 1st St., Rm 110
PO Box 6
Webster, SD 57274

(605) 345-3159

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