The Morehead-Rowan County Economic Development Council is a collaborative partnership of community organizations to coordinate, develop, and grow livability and economic development opportunities through business development, business services, and tourism.
Morehead-Rowan County Economic Development is a collaborative partnership of community organizations to coordinate, develop, and grow livability and economic development opportunities through business development, business services, and tourism.
Whether you’re a Fortune 500 company looking to expand or a high-tech startup, MMRC is the place for you. Our region features a full spectrum of businesses ranging from automotive supplies, retail distribution and logistics to custom manufacturing. We have an educated workforce, premium infrastructure, and rural atmosphere close to modern conveniences. We are home to Morehead State University, Rowan Campus of the Maysville Community & Technical College, and one of the nation’s best public school districts, as well as St. Claire Regional Medical Center. Our recreational areas include Cave Run Lake and The Daniel Boone National Forest. Our region is certainly a great place to work, live, and play.
MMRC is located within six hours to over 50% of the nation’s population and personal income. MMRC has direct access to Interstate 64 and business aviation ensuring efficient and profitable transportation. Over 300 acres are available for development. Our Regional Business Park offers a wide range of state and local economic development incentives. Explore our website or give us a call to find out what our economic development specialists can do for you.
“The opportunity to increase our manufacturing footprint in Rowan County and hire more local talent is a testament to the resources Kentucky has to offer. The region’s workforce is exceptional for its integrity, drive and enthusiasm. For Rajant’s purposes, we are fortifying continued technology innovations with engineering graduates from Morehead State University and hiring other support personnel to increase the production of goods and services for our global customers.”