The Local Economies Council engages in programs that encourage the development of a vibrant, sustainable local economy. We encourage you to get involved by attending our events, contributing to LEC, and promoting local first in everything you do.

IBIZ Districts

2013 Local Business Conference

2014 Local Business Conference

2017 The Power of Local

2018 Power of Local

2019 Local Resource Academy

2020 Power of Local 

The Local Economies Council is dedicated to educating the public about the economic, cultural and community benefits of locally owned businesses, to conducting research for this purpose and to encourage the development of a vibrant, sustainable local economy by promoting local business ownership, community involvement and economic prosperity through education, support and collaboration. We envision Austin as a place in which the Local First concept is infused in all segments of community including business, education and public service.

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