Panhandle Area Development District
1620 Broadway Suite E-10,  Scottsbluff, NE  69361     Map
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Serving the Nebraska Panhandle Since 1973
The Panhandle Area Development District (PADD) is a public, non-profit, council of governments serving the 11-county Nebraska Panhandle.

PADD is governed by a board of regional leaders who are committed to developing programs and strategies to make the Nebraska Panhandle a highly desirable place to work, live, and visit.

PADD's professional staff is engaged in a wide variety of community and regional activities to improve regional competetiveness, stimulate economic growth, and enhance community vitality.

Our Services
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​Regional and Community Development  PADD assists regional and community projects with
technical assistance, grant writing,
administrative services, planning, brownfields redevelopment, environmental reviews, & nuisance abatement.
Business Assistance
PADD provides gap financing loans to small businesses and collaborates to manage resources for the development of Social Enterprise. 
Western Nebraska Tourism Coalition (WNTC)  PADD's WNTC executes efficient and effective tourism promotion through its
Journey Magazine, WNTC website, joint marketing, & brochure distribution.
"This institution is an Equal Opportunity Provider, and Employer"
PADD now accepting letters of intent for communities wanting to join a regional application to the Rural Workforce Housing Fund.  
See Community Resources for more info!