By Bethany Teague  |  WSLS 10  |  Full Article

“The Roanoke Regional Partnership unveiled its plan to boost the economy across southwest Virginia, after more than a year of research on Tuesday.

In initiative, Accelerate 2022, is a five-year strategic plan to bring jobs, investment and talent.

Accelerate 2022 will seek to bring in $3.3 million from the private sector. Forty-seven investors have already contributed about 75 percent of that goal.”