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Mission Statement
We are a catalyst for economic development in order to create employment opportunities, increase the tax base, and diversify the economic quality of life for all Scott County citizens.

Vision Statement
By building a solid reputation, including integrity, teamwork, and communication, we are the number one localityfor your business.

Market the County
Develop Sites for Business, Tourism & Housing
Coordinate with Other Boards
Assist, Retain, and Grow Existing Business Partners
Diversification of Economic Base


Riverside Development
Weber City, Virginia
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this exciting new opportunity!

Welcome to Scott County, Virginia..."We're a Natural"


LOOKING FOR A JOB? For job openings listed with the Norton Office of the VEC that will be updated each week or visit the Virginia Workforce Connection website at

NEW Link! Click Here for Virginia Labor Market Information Publications

Employers- The Norton VEC can pre-screen job applicants and post your job openings on the VA. Workforce Connection Website. Contact the Norton VEC at 276-679-9413

Scott Co. EDA & Chamber of Commerce Meetings Special Notices

Scott Co. Economic Development Authority


Scott Co. Chamber of Commerce

Plan a visit to Scott County. Visit the Scott County Tourism Website

  Information on the EDA's revolving loan program for small, rural businesses.

Early history of Scott County


The Scott Co. EDA and Chamber offices have moved to 190 Beech Street, Suite 202, Gate City, VA 24251

The May meeting of the EDA will be Tuesday, May 16th at 6pm at the Scott Co. Administrative Offices located at 190 Beech Street, Suite 201 in Gate City. All meetings are open to the public.

The May Chamber of Commerce meeting will be Wednesday, May 10th at 12Noon at the Cove Ridge Center @ Natural Tunnel State Park. The 2016 Leadership Class will present their group projects. Lunch available for $8 per person. RSVP by May 8th.

"Scott County is a Natural for Your Business"

Scott County is located in the beautiful rolling hills of the Appalachian Valley in the southwestern part of Virginia. With 539 square miles and a population of 23,403, Scott County borders the state of Tennessee. Our county has much to offer whether you are looking for a new residential location, an industrial location, or just a nice place to visit.

Existing industries and technology based businesses such as TeleTech, OnePartner, VFP, Inc., Tempur Production, and Joy Global , prove that we have the business-friendly location and dedicated workforce needed for success. Please contact us for more information on how our location can benefit your company’s expansion.

Duffield Site Designated as one of twelve Premier Data Center Sites in the TVA Region. Click here for press release and here for site location.

"Crooked Road Tech Center"
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