As a community, we recognize that our history and future are inexorably tied to the entrepreneurial spirit. As a city, we are committed to cultivating a new wave of innovation and entrepreneurship similar that which first built our community.
Our preceding entrepreneurs have assured our sense of community, challenged us, and empowered us to dream beyond ourselves. Therefore, we've partnered with the Southern Minnesota Initiative Foundation (SMIF) who've recently named the City of Le Sueur as one of their five Rural Entrepreneurial Venture (REV) cities.
The LIFE (Le Sueur Initiative for Entrepreneurs) initiative will focus to recruit and engage a vibrant community of entrepreneurs who will serve as they lead, build, and implement an entrepreneurial ecosystem that will:
Encourage organic economic growth
Nurture and multiply innovation
Embrace creativity and new ideas
Leverage our existing wealth of community assets
Engage local entrepreneurs to see Le Sueur as a place to grow their dreams
Through this initiative, the City of Le Sueur will build economic growth and prosperity by: