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COVID-19 Update



Region IV Development (RiVDA) is here to assist Small Businesses and those that are being affected by the Coronavirus.  As we move through these unprecedented times, Small Businesses are facing many uncertainties.  Many of the comments shared with us this week have been heart breaking.   Most of you may know most of the information below, but we want you to know that we are here to assist in any way possible.  Below is just a couple of examples how RIVDA can assist Small Businesses during these difficult times.

As you or Small Businesses you know have questions, please do not hesitate to reach out to us.  We know we do not have all of the answers, but we will work tirelessly to assist  or connect you with resources.

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Region IV Development Association's mission is to develop partnerships to promote economic opportunities by acting as a catalyst in providing resources that foster resilient communities across Southern Idaho.

Vision: Thriving vibrant southern Idaho communities
Values: Build Trust – Support Excellence

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We’ve helped individuals, businesses and communities in southern Idaho since 1984.
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  • Little Wood Vision Clinic - Shoshone, ID
    Dr. Matthew E. Kent, O.D., PA., along with his wife Becky Kent, opened their own vision clinic in rural Shoshone, Idaho (pop. 1,503) through...
  • Shoshone Snack Bar
    The Shoshone Snack Bar is a sit-down burger and fry style restaurant that has been in business since 1951 in the rural town of...
  • Hideaway Bar and Grill
    Hideaway Bar and Grill is an established restaurant and bar in Meridian, Idaho that opened in 2012. It originally operated from a leased...

Recent Community Development Stories



Learn about whats happening in Region IV and how we have helped with economic development.

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  • Ageless Senior Center | 
Kimberly, Idaho
    In 2017 Region IV Development’s Economic Development team helped the City of Kimberly apply for a Community Development Block Grant. The grant provided funds...
  • Carey City Park Improvements | Carey, Idaho
    A few years ago, Blaine County announced plans to make several improvements to the Blaine County Fair and Carey Rodeo Grounds. One of the...
  • Hazelton Water Improvements Project | Hazelton, Idaho
    The City of Hazelton was recently awarded a Block Grant from the Idaho Community Development Block Grant program and a USDA-RD Grant/Loan to...