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Connecting Businesses and Communities with the Resources They Need to Thrive


The mission of the New River Gorge Regional Development Authority is to initiate, facilitate and support the community and economic development efforts within the counties of Fayette, Nicholas, Raleigh and Summers located in the New River Gorge region of West Virginia.


Our region is a collection of vibrant, prosperous, futuristic-thinking people and employers. Stay in the know about new developments, functions and gatherings sponsored or promoted by the New River Gorge Regional Development Authority and its affiliates.

Request for Qualifications For Qualified Planning Firms

The New River Gorge Regional Development Authority (NRGRDA), in collaboration with the Fayette County Commission, has issued this Request for Qualifications (RFQ)seeking expressions of interest and statements of qualifications from Qualified Planning firms to provide expertise regarding the update of Commission’s 2021 Comprehensive Plan.