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What’s Next in Marquette County’s COVID-19 Recovery

Summer’s here, and Michigan’s long-awaited re-opening is on the horizon. Last June, with no vaccine in sight, businesses just opening back up for limited capacity, the tourism season an unknown, and governments fearing the worst for public budgets, there were plenty of…

The Housing Issue

While housing may not be the first thing to come to mind when talking about business, it’s difficult these days to separate economic development needs from housing. A recent CUPPAD study outlines some of the housing issues in Marquette County, where housing…

Love on Local Gift Card Program Celebrates One Year Anniversary

Marquette County – The Lake Superior Community Partnership is excited to announce the one-year anniversary of the Love on Local Gift Card Program! This shop local program encourages active shopping at any local small business in Marquette County. It was originally kicked off to encourage local purchasing, a priority…

Partner Spotlight with Double Trouble Entertainment!

We are launching a new way to get to know LSCP Partners with Partner Spotlights! Our first Partner Spotlight is with Katherine Marsh, Double Trouble Entertainment’s Operations Manager. We had a few questions for Double Trouble, check them out below: What makes…

The Lake Superior Community Partnership Partners with the U.S. Chamber of Commerce

Marquette County –The Lake Superior Community Partnership (LSCP) has partnered with the U.S. Chamber of Commerce to provide its members with valuable new programs and services. Through the U.S. Chamber’s Federation Partnership program, small business members in good standing with the LSCP will now receive the benefits of U.S….

Economic Development Week 2021 In Marquette County

If anyone’s looking for a reason to celebrate this spring, good news: coming up soon, May 9-15, is Economic Development Week. It’s not a holiday that many have on our calendars, but it is an “official” event marked annually by the International…

Ambassadors Bring Marquette County’s Voice to Lansing

Finding common ground is never easy, and it seems ever more elusive these days: if the headlines are any indication, we can’t even agree to disagree. That being said, our beliefs, values, and hopes are far more nuanced than what the…

REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS: STRATEGIC PLANNING SERVICES

Click here for a printable version. PURPOSE The purpose of this Request for Proposal (RFP) is to solicit proposals from consultants experienced in strategic planning to lead Lake Superior Community Partnership (LSCP) through a strategic planning process. Specifically, LSCP is seeking…

Remote Work and Internet Access

Remember when working from home was a novelty, or even a privilege? For many of us, those days seem like a bygone era, with remote work now one of the defining features of life in the pandemic. And everyone, whether we love…

U.P. Wide Broadband Webinar

The LSCP, CUPPAD, and other regional planning agencies across the U.P. recently hosted a discussion with Connected Nation and the Atlantic Engineering Group (AEG), a fiber optics company that was the winning bidder of RDOF funds in Michigan. Over the next few years, AEG will be constructing over 5,000…

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