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Bedford County Economic Development

Office of Economic Development


Lynchburg Regional Business Alliance

Promoting development across the region

Bedford County is a part of Virginia’s Region 2000 planning and workforce district, 2,000 square miles that make up the greater Lynchburg region which includes Bedford County, Campbell County, Amherst County, Appomattox County, the City of Lynchburg, and the towns within each county. The Lynchburg Regional Business Alliance is an interwoven network of organizations with a centralized vision to provide regional development leadership within. It provides a single point of contact to the public and private sector for regional planning services, economic development, marketing, and workforce training.

For information on regional organizations that support economic development, regional planning and workforce development, please visit the following organizations:

Local Government Council (regional planning)
Virginia Career Works Central Region
Young Professionals of Central Virginia
Lynchburg Regional Business Alliance