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Natural Gas Conversion Incentive Program

The Harrisburg Water and Gas Division of the City of Harrisburg is now offering a rebate program for new customers and existing customers who convert from another type of energy fuel (electricity or propane) to natural gas.

The following rebates will be offered.
•$400 Furnace
•$350 Tankless Water Heater
•$250 Standard Water Heater
•$150 Range / Cookstove with Gas oven
•$150 Clothes Dryer
•$100 Cook Top
•$50 Gas Logs / Ventless Heater / Infrared Heater

For more information contact Harrisburg Water and Gas Department at 578-5461.

reNew Poinsett County

reNEW Poinsett County is working to increase economic opportunities and improve quality of life in our county. The Poinsett County Committee consists of key industry leaders and dedicated community members who are working to integrate a strategic plan for housing, land use, economic development, access to healthy foods, transportation, and infrastructure investments into a vision for how Poinsett County can maximize and grow for future generations.

Upcoming reNew Poinsett County Meeting Dates

HEDC Grant Guidelines 2015_4.docx
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Grant_Application Revised April 2015_1.doc
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Renovation Grant

The Harrisburg Economic Development Commission (HEDC) is offering a Renovation Grant to assist businesses within Harrisburg city limits with costs associated with renovating their commercial property. This is a 50% matching grant with a maximum amount of $2,500 for exterior renovation, which will be reimbursed after work is complete.

Contact the Chamber office for more information at 578-4104.

2010 Demographic Summary

House and Home Expenditures
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Household Budget Expenditures
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Market Profile
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Retail Market Place Profile
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Retail Goods and Services Expenditures
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