Welcome . . .
Since its establishment in 1965, the West Central Indiana
Economic Development District Inc. has
worked to help build strong communities and improve
quality of life in West Central Indiana.
Currently, the Agency is composed of the
following Divisions: Aging & Disabled Services (Area 7 Agency on Aging), Economic
Services provided by these departments are
generally available to local officials, development
groups and residents of Clay, Parke, Putnam, Sullivan, Vermillion, and Vigo
1974, the agency has also served as the Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO). In this role, the agency is charged with
the responsibility of managing and carrying out the multimodal metropolitan
transportation planning process prescribed by Title 23 U.S.C., Part 450,
in the Terre Haute Urbanized Area, which includes all of Vigo County and
portions of Clays County.
The District is governed by a Board of Directors composed of
five representatives from each of the district's six counties, plus a representative appointed by the Governor. Two-thirds of the board represent elected officials in each county, with the remaining one-third representing economic development groups.