North Florida Economic Development Partnership
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Diane Scholz: 850.728.5191 |
  • Rural Economic Development Summit Rescheduled for Dec. 13-15
    Because of some unavoidable circumstances due to Hurricane Irma, we had to postpone the Florida Rural Economic Development Summit. We have been able to reschedule the event at the World Golf Village Renaissance Resort in St. Augustine for December 13 – 15, 2017. Please click below for more information.
  • Palatka, Florida, Mill Selected For $400 Million Investment
    Georgia-Pacific today announced that its Palatka, Florida, mill has been selected as the location for the company's previously announced investment of more than $400 million in its GP Consumer (retail) tissue and towel business. The investment supports continued growth for key customers' premium private label towel products.
  • A Workforce and Region Built for Manufacturing
    We know who we are in North Central Florida—a region with unmatched work ethic and one committed to being the manufacturing capital of the Southeast! With simply the best and most accessible regional transportation infrastructure in the Southeast, combined with a top five state business climate , and regional land cost and competitive wage structures, we can compete with anyone.
  • Boundless
    In Florida you'll find the environment to inspire what’s inconceivable, the chance to explore what's inexplicable and the space to accomplish what's unimaginable. And because we are boundless in our promise of these things, you'll no longer have to wait for the future, you can harness it. Florida....the future is here!
  • North Florida Video
    Welcome to North Florida. We connect Florida to America and we connect your company to a world of opportunity.
  • North Florida Aviation Academy
    Click here to watch a video on North Florida Aviation Academy
  • The Best Way to Predict Your Future Is To Create It!  Florida….Your Future is Here
    In Florida we have a place for you. Not only do we understand your aspirations, we’re ready for them. With room to create, talent to achieve, an environment to inspire, freedom to grow, and opportunities to succeed.
Florida’s Rising Region

North Central Florida is simply the premier region in the Southeast where companies and investors, both foreign and domestic, can achieve maximum success related to their immediate and long-term business vision and objectives. The region’s vast amount of undeveloped and affordable land and the abundance of excellent and accessible transportation infrastructure present a range of robust and creative options for maximizing a company’s or investor’s Return on Investment (ROI) and their ability to compete globally. This infrastructure includes Interstates 10 and 75, numerous four-lane highways, multiple rail facilities, accessible international, regional and local airports, and multiple seaports including the Port of Jacksonville. The 15-county region, covering over 9,100 square miles provides unlimited opportunity for a diversity of industries seeking to locate or expand their business regardless of scale and size. The counties comprising the region include Baker, Bradford, Citrus, Columbia, Dixie, Gilchrist, Hamilton, Jefferson, Lafayette, Levy, Madison, Putnam, Suwannee, Taylor, and Union counties.

COUNTY PROFILES

Each of the counties served by the NFEDP, provide their own unique opportunities.
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Welcome to North Florida. We connect Florida to America and we connect your company to a world of opportunity. With fifteen counties, nine thousand square miles of land and worldclass infrastructure, North Florida is a hot spot for business growth.

North Florida is perfect for business. But don’t take our word for it. Look at the companies working here.

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Bradford County Enterprise Park, Starke, FL
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20250 NE 50th Street_Parcel 1, Williston, FL
57.14 acres north of downtown, on a busy corridor leading to Gainesville or Ocala. Perfect site for rail-served industry, including transloading, warehousing, cold storage, or related. Connector roads from site bypass downtown and provide quick access to interstate (25 minutes…
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717 East Base Street, Madison, FL
Former Aaron Rents space in an existing Food Giant anchored shopping center.  Rent and improvements negotialble
6906 N Lecanto Hwy Beverly Hills, FL 34465, Beverly Hills, FL
Opportunity: Large 193+/- acre development tract situated 20 minutes form I-75 in the northern part of Citrus County. The property is vacant and ready for the development of an industrial complex or multi-use residential site. Limited amount of quality large…
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14149 South East 44TH AVE, Starke, FL
Property features over 6100 sf of office space; 58,000 sf of covered warehouse workspace, and multiple storage sheds and office buildings; 7 heavy duty portable cranes, KVA Transformer, 10,000 kw Generac Generator and two 1000amp 3-Phase Breakers. Access to CSX…
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I-10 Interchange Development Site, Live Oak, FL
Prime I‐10/US‐90 interchange property ideal for a user requiring both I‐10 access as well as possible rail line access. Currently, no spur available but there is 1/2 mile of rail running parallel to the property. Recent improvements to the area…
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17152 46th Trace, Live Oak, FL
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North Florida Mega Industrial Park, Lake City, FL
No minimum acreage purchase required.
News & Events View all
September 19, 2017
Rural Economic Development Summit Rescheduled for December 13-15, 2017
Rural Economic Development Summit Rescheduled for December 13-15, 2017
June 30, 2017
Georgia-Pacific $400 million Investment - Palatka, Florida
Georgia-Pacific $400 million Investment - Palatka, Florida
June 13, 2017
Agriculture Based Business Selects Hamilton County
Swift Straw Opens First Florida Site in Jasper, Florida
Success Stories View all
Suwannee County Airport was recently featured in the Spring edition of the Florida Flyer. Read More
Nature Coast Takes Flight Read More
HAECO Expands by Hiring Locally Read More
The NFEDP is a model for the successful implementation of rural economic development. Read More