Resources and links

The Silver Valley Economic Development Corporation (SVEDC) assists businesses in all levels of their expansion or relocation process, and attracting financing packages. Panhandle Area Council (PAC) and local lenders work closely to build multiple-source financing for desirable projects.
See links below for Relocation and Business support services.



Business Advantages in Idaho’s Silver Valley



  • Higher education resources
  • Workforce training programs 
  • Low-cost electricity and natural gas
  • Abundant water resources
  • Broadband and telecommunications services
  • Available workforce
  • Immediate national connections for air, truck and railway
  • Business and financial support programs
  • Unmatched scenic beauty

Business Development Links

Business Climate


Idaho Biz Help


Idaho Small Business Development start up/growing a business


Secretary of State


Planning and Zoning (see links below under individual cities)


Incentives


Business Incentives Commerce


Idaho Tax Reimbursement Incentive 


Shoshone County and Cities Demographics 


Community Profiles for counties/cities - Gem State Prospector


Silver Valley Quick Facts (includes recreational links)  


Silver Valley Community Review - Idaho Rural Partnership


Chambers of Commerce


Historic Silver Valley Chamber of Commerce - located in Kellogg


Historic Wallace Chamber of Commerce


Planning and Zoning/Land Use


Shoshone County


Kellogg


Mullan 208-744-1515

Osburn 208-752-0001


Pinehurst 208-682-3721


Smelterville 208-786-3351


Wallace 208-752-1147


Wardner 208-786-0118


Commercial/Industrial Real Estate 

Gem State Prospector (Official Idaho Site Selection platform)


Transportation


Spokane International Airport

Idaho Freight Network and Highway Capacity Maps


Montana Dept. of Transportation Maps and Info


Washington Freight System and Maps and Information


The Silver Express


Greyhound Bus



Utilities



Natural Gas and Electric Services


South Fork Coeur d'Alene River Sewer District


Water – Central Shoshone County Water District - (208) 786-9141


Water – East Shoshone Water District - 208) 752-1174


Water – Pinehurst Water District - (208) 682-3611


Internet/Telephone


Wired or Wireless


Suddenlink


Frontier Communications



Workforce


Shoshone County Workforce Trends


Workforce Training 


North Idaho College Silver Valley Center


NIC Workforce Training


Idaho Labor Market Information


Wage Survey for Northern Idaho (includes Shoshone County)


Occupational and Industry Projections (North Idaho)


Taxes


State Tax Structures


Tax information for businesses


Business Income Tax


Business Financing


Business Loans Panhandle Area Council


Idaho Small Business Development - Funding guidance


Quality of Life


Medical Care 
Shoshone Medical Center  

Heritage Health


Regional Medical Center Kootenai Medical Center 


School districts

Kellogg School District

Wallace School District


Mullan School District  


Silver Valley Christian Academy


North Idaho College Silver Valley Center


Recreation 


Silver Mountain

Lookout Pass


Trail of the Coeur d’Alenes


Route of the Hiawatha


Coeur d’Alene National Forest

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