The Tennessee Department of Economic and Community Development (ECD) is committed to open and transparent government. OpenECD.TN.gov is designed to be a user-friendly site where the public can find public information and documents pertaining to ECD grants and incentives.
ECD’s FastTrack program assists Tennessee communities in attracting companies, jobs and capital investment. FastTrack assists companies with relocation and training of new employees as well as helps communities develop public infrastructure to assist expanding or relocating companies. There are three FastTrack programs: FastTrack Job Training Assistance, FastTrack Infrastructure Development and the FastTrack Economic Development Fund.Find out more
Community Development Block Grants
Administered by ECD, Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) dollars are available to communities with a population of fewer than 50,000 residents for the purpose of attracting new or expanding existing companies.Find out more
TNInvestco is a state-sponsored, venture capital program in which 10 venture capital firms from across the state, "TNInvestcos," are managing proceeds from $200 million in tax credits. This program was designed to provide capital to high-growth, transformational businesses in Tennessee.Find out more
Tax Incentives FAQ
Frequently asked questions pertaining to Tennessee tax credits and incentives for economic development in the state.Find out more