Limited English Proficiency Policy

EAST TENNESSEE DEVELOPMENT DISTRICT POLICY AND PROCEDURES FOR COMMUNICATION WITH PERSONS WITH LIMITED ENGLISH PROFICIENCY POLICY: The East Tennessee Development District will take reasonable steps to ensure that persons with Limited English Proficiency (LEP) have meaningful access and an equal opportunity to participate in our services, activities, programs, and other benefits. The policy of the East […]

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Executive Director Job Announcement and Job Description

POSITION ANNOUNCEMENT EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR EAST TENNESSEE DEVELOPMENT DISTRICT Executive Director: Senior level management position available on or before March 1, 2021. The Executive Director will perform all duties necessary for the efficient and effective operation of the East Tennessee Development District (ETDD), a highly respected regional organization serving 16 counties and 56 cities in the […]

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ETDD Fall Newsletter

Our fall newsletter is now available!  If you would like to be included in our email list for our quarterly newsletter, please sign up under the “Sign up for our Newsletter” section listed on our home page.  Our current newsletter can be viewed at the link below: 2020 Fall Newsletter

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ESG COVID-19 Funding Amendment

Notice of ESG COVID-19 (ESG-CV) Funding Amendment The Tennessee Housing Development Agency (THDA) has released an amendment to the 2019-2020 State of Tennessee Annual Action Plan detailing new COVID-19 CARES Act funding for the Emergency Solutions Grants (ESG) Program. The ESG program has received an allocation of $11,148,024 to prepare for and respond to COVID-19 […]

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Community Needs Requests

As more and more funds become available in response to the current COVID-19 crisis, ETDD wants to ensure these funds are being appropriately administered for specific community needs. For this, we are seeking your help. While ETDD is preparing to hire additional personnel, help us help you by identifying YOUR community’s needs. Over the next […]

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EPA Brownfields Coalition Assessment Grant

For information about the EPA Brownfields Coalition Assessment Grant and how it can help your community, click here.

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Rural Planning Initiative (RuPI)

Please click on the link below: RuPI Overview Application 4-7-20

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2018 to 2070 Tennessee Population Projection for the ETDD Region

2018 to 2070 Tennessee Population Projection for the ETDD region    

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Population Projections Data

The Tennessee State Data Center has posted the 2018-2070 population projections for the state to their website at http://tndata.utk.edu/sdcpopulationprojections.htm. In addition, a shapefile, file geodatabase and ArcGIS Online feature layers have also been posted.

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ALICE Report

The ALICE report is commissioned by the United Ways of Tennessee. ALICE stands for Asset Limited, Income Constrained, Employed. It is the population right above the federal poverty level but below a financially functioning household.  For more information, please click on the link below. https://uwtn.org/106/alice  

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