Welcome to Oneida County EDC

Welcome to Oneida County EDC

Welcome to Oneida County EDC

In 1989, the Oneida County Economic Development Corporation was created as a partnership between business and industry. We are responsible for new business growth and assisting our existing businesses with the expansion already located in Oneida County.

The mission of the Oneida County Economic Development Corporation is:
"To promote and stimulate the orderly growth of stable businesses which will provide year-round employment throughout Oneida County while maintaining a high quality of life with a livable wage."

As a nonprofit 501(c)(3) Corporation, we act as an economic development coordinator for all of Oneida County. Oneida County Economic Development Corporation assists individuals investigating the feasibility of going into business, works with existing business to expand and retain economic viability and works to attract new business in an effort to expand our economic base and provide employment alternatives to the citizens of Oneida County. We are also a conduit between business and government on a local, regional, state, and federal level.


Jul. 18, 2017 - Collaborative Curriculum for Engaged Learning & Community Workshop - Ten teacher-leaders representing the Florence, Rhinelander, and Three Lakes School Districts teamed up to learn to use Fab Lab equipment in ways that might help save endangered bats. The workshop started with a presentation by Kate Millan, of the School District of Florence County. Millan kicked off the workshop by describing how middle school students in Florence researched white nose syndrome and the impacts it had on the environment and the economy.
May. 15, 2017 - Two FAB LAB Students Travel to Wheeling, IL to accept delivery of First 50 Products - Thursday May 11 was a big day for two Three Lakes students. Accompanied by Roger Luce, Executive Director of Oneida County Economic Development Corporation, we traveled to Wheeling, IL, to accept delivery of their first 50 products from Absolute Turn.
Apr. 28, 2017 - Three Lakes High School students turn a class project into a business using fab lab - RHINELANDER - Childhood friends are no business partners thanks to a class project.

Three students used their Three Lakes Fab Lab to make a septic tank screen hose, which helps stops clogs.
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