Economic Development

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The City of La Cygne is committed to fostering economic growth and development within its boundaries. With a strong focus on community engagement and collaboration, the city is working to attract new businesses to the area while also supporting the growth of existing ones. Through strategic planning, and workforce development, and a business-friendly environment, La Cygne is well-positioned to thrive in the years ahead.

One key aspect of the city's economic development mission is to create job opportunities that allow residents to work close to home. This not only benefits the local economy but also creates a stronger sense of community and encourages residents to stay in the area long-term. To that end, La Cygne is actively working with businesses to identify workforce needs and connect them with local training and education resources.

Overall, the economic development mission for the City of La Cygne is focused on creating a vibrant, sustainable, and prosperous community that benefits all residents and businesses within its boundaries. By working together and embracing innovation and creativity, the city is poised for success in the years to come.

Contact City Hall 913.757.2144 for any assistance.


Important Links and Information

Linn County is currently offering three incentive programs to home owners in Linn County. Please click the links below for complete details or contact Jessica Hightower directly at

2024 Paint Linn County Incentive Program

2024 Vacant Home Sale Incentive Program

2024 Empty Nester Incentive Program

2024 Linn County Child Care Provider Grant

2024 Youth Employment Grant - Details

The Patterson Family Foundation - They have a grant opportunity available to 501(c)(3) organization working to improve education, health care, or economic opportunity in one or more rural communities we serve. Follow the link below to apply and for more information!

Thriving Rural 2024 Grant

Joining the La Cygne Chamber is the most solid investment a business can make. Membership with the Chamber gives local business owners and managers access to a variety of opportunities to network, promote and market their services.

  • Networking opportunities: Bi-monthly meetings give all our members opportunities to share information and meet with other members while working together for the good of our community.
  • Visibility: New members have their first years membership dues waived, and will be offered a ribbon cutting. Members will be listed on this page as current members. We will work hard to promote and share your business post on our social media page and we are happy to put your business events on the Chamber sign on Broadway!
  • Community Enhancement and Events: Spring Shopping and Business Expo, Christmas on Broadway, and the Easter Egg Hunt.
  • NEW 2024: Educational Opportunities as available!

Find More information our next meeting is May 8 at 6pm at the Wagon Wheel! 

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