Twin Falls, Idaho ( KMVT-TV / KSVT-TV ) Governor C.L. “Butch” Otter officially launched his Accelerate Idaho initiative Friday.
He announced how the state will engage local communities and private industry in helping to make Idaho a national and global leader in economic growth and prosperity.
Accelerate Idaho is the next step for Idaho’s economy, on the heels of achieving the goal of Project 60.
"When we announced Project 60, when wanted to grow your economy to 60 billion dollars, well we hit that in the third quarter of last year. Now we need to go beyond. We're not putting a number on it because what we're saying is our Accelerate Idaho is headed towards success," Governor Otter said.
Accelerate Idaho has agencies set up to help answer questions for companies and communities looking to grow in Idaho.