Department of Development

The Department of Development promotes Community and Economic Development within Greene County. Working with local jurisdictions, the Department of Development works to retain, expand and attract new jobs and businesses in the Greene County region while promoting and initiating community development improvement projects to enhance the quality of life for Greene County residents.

Greene County is well placed in the region to promote growth in the business, manufacturing, defense, aerospace, and healthcare industries.  Greene County offers an airport, The Lewis A. Jackson Regional Airport, that is conveniently located close to U.S. Route 35.  Several business incentive programs are available, on a local or regional level, including programs through the Greene County Community Improvement Corporation and the Greene County Port Authority.

Additional information about Greene County can be found at our Convention and Visitor's Bureau.