Durango Aerospace Design Team (DADT) is currently participating in the 2015 World Finals of the International Space Settlement Design Competition at NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida. Durango High School Sponsor and Coach, Dan Garner says DADT will be working with other teams from New Delhi, India, Constanta, Romania, Brisbane, Australia and Cerritos, California to form the Aerospace Corporation, Rockdonnell… (read more...) #JourneyToMars
What kind of companies can be attracted to La Plata County? What regional qualities are found desirable for employers? Roger Zalneraitis, Executive Director of the La Plata County Economic Development Alliance explains that several types of industries find Southwest Colorado attractive for potential business re-location. "Tech industries, engineering companies and film-production companies are some of the primary employers that can be attracted to Durango because of the air service, local lifestyle and ability to recruit employees from Fort Lewis College and local community colleges," Roger said in a recent Durango Herald news article.