The Laurens County Development Corporation (LCDC) is the lead economic marketing and business retention organization for the county and actively partners with the SC Upstate Alliance to market Laurens County business sites to a worldwide audience.  On the local level, the Development Corporation promotes local business expansion, retail and commercial development, and industrial recruitment.    

        Laurens County Chamber of Commerce completed a strategic plan for their organization which covers a wide variety of areas including downtown development, tourism, residential, and commercial development.  For the purposes of this element, the Laurens County Planning Commission has decided to reference the strategic plan and add some goals created by the Commission to the overall element.



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