SCEDD supports the economic development efforts of thirteen counties in southern Colorado – Baca, Bent, Chaffee, Crowley, Custer, Fremont, Huerfano, Kiowa, Lake, Las Animas, Otero, Pueblo, and Prowers.
SCEDD is a non-profit organization funded by the U.S. Department of Commerce Economic Development Administration and SCEDD member counties. SCEDD has been serving the southern Colorado region since 1967.
The Southern Colorado Economic Development District is a non-profit organization whose membership is the twelve counties of Southeastern Colorado. Our primary focus is to provide economic development planning and technical assistance to the twelve member counties.
We have proudly served our members since 1967.
Milken Institute Report: Best Performing Cities
Congratulations to Pueblo, CO for improving their rank in the Milken Institute’s Best Performing Cities study. In 2020, Pueblo was ranked 99, in Tier 2 of their Small Cities survey, and in 2021, Pueblo ranks at 52 in the same category. Read or download the complete study at the link.