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Annual Meeting October 30: Love It or They Will Leave It

October 4, 2019

SPUCC Board of Directors Releases Statement on Livestock Moratorium Proposal

September 13, 2019

HOLDREGE – Today, the SPUCC board of directors issued a statement saying it strongly supports the livestock industry and stands firmly against a recent call by activist groups to impose a moratorium on development. A coalition that includes opponents to modern farming techniques including Change.org, GC Resolve, Nebraskans for Peace and the Nebraska Sierra Club... Continue Reading  

President’s Letter: Refocusing SPUCC

September 2, 2019

August 26, 2019 Dear SPUCC Supporter: Recently, the SPUCC board met to discuss obstacles and challenges we face as an organization and collectively as a region. Though some issues remain evergreen many of SPUCC’s past activities are now addressed differently. Technology has bridged gaps that the organization once addressed. And I think it’s safe to... Continue Reading  

Legislative Citizens Day at the Capitol March 27

March 12, 2019

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SPUCC Sets Legislative Priorities at Summit in Holdrege

December 16, 2018

HOLDREGE, NE: December 12, 2018 – The South Platte United Chambers of Commerce hosted Lt. Governor Mike Foley and Nebraska state senators and its Legislative Summit yesterday in Holdrege. Past and future legislative issues were discussed by the elected officials and the audience gave input to the senators. Senator Dan Hughes of District 44, Senator... Continue Reading  

2019 Legislative Preview with State Chamber and Legislators at SPUCC December Meeting

November 26, 2018

HOLDREGE, NE; November 26, 2018 – Ron Sedlacek and Jamie Karl from the Nebraska State Chamber of Commerce are on slate for the South Platte United Chambers of Commerce luncheon meeting December 11 in Holdrege. The two speakers will review the past year and give a preview the 2019 Nebraska Legislative Session. Sedlacek is the... Continue Reading  

Holdrege Legislative Summit Set for September 11

August 30, 2018

Contacts:  Jawna Kuck, Holdrege Area Chamber of Commerce, 308-995-4444  and Jean Issler, South Platte United Chambers of Commerce, 308-991-8657 Forum will include discussion on Blueprint Nebraska initiative The Nebraska Chamber of Commerce & Industry, in cooperation with local chambers of commerce across the state, is starting its annual legislative forum tour.  In total, State Chamber staff... Continue Reading  

Informational Meeting on Complete Count Committees for Census 2020

August 23, 2018

SOUTH PLATTE UNITED CHAMBERS OF COMMERCE INFORMATIONAL MEETING ABOUT CENSUS 2020 Contact: Jean Issler 308-991-8657 info@spuccne.com Informational Meeting on Complete Count Committees for Census 2020 Preparations for the 2020 Census are starting now nationwide. On Tuesday, August 21, the South Platte United Chambers of Commerce sponsored an informational session featuring an expert from the Census... Continue Reading  

Pioneer Village Sign Update

July 12, 2017

Pioneer Village in recently updated its sign on Highways 6 & 34. The landmark sign welcomes visitors to the museum which holds over 50,000 historical items. More information about Pioneer Village can be found at pioneervillage.org

Free: Online Marketing Workshop June 12 in Alma

May 25, 2017