The PEDC has invested in a number of community projects, but always welcomes new ideas from the community. Some of our ongoing projects include:
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Petersburg Community Cold Storage
Owned and operated by the PEDC, the Community Cold Storage provides additional blast freezing and cold storage capacity for processors and fishermen. Ice and bait are available for purchase.
Alaska Rainforest Islands
A regional marketing effort conducted in partnership with the Alaska Department of Commerce, the Communities of Wrangell and Prince of Wales Island, and the Inter-Island Ferry Authority.
Loan Collateral Guarantee Program
Working with our local banks to encourage new business opportunities, PEDC can provide a collateral guarantee for a new or expanding business.
Economic Trends Report
In 2008, PEDC produced its first annual Economic Trends report. The goal is to improve the community’s understanding of the local, regional, and statewide economy, and providing a basis for proactive planning.
Marine Haul Out & Work Yard
The PEDC formed a small focus group to explore the potential of developing a marine haul out and work yard. The study is currently underway.