Investments in the Delta

The Delta Regional Authority has invested $211 million and leveraged $4.5 billion in public and private funds in communities across the region. These investments target economic development in numerous sectors and industries that support a strong economy for our communities. The following fact sheets outline the specific investments that the DRA has made into specific sectors and policy areas to create jobs and improve the lives of the people of the Delta region. Additionally, these investments have been shown to bring an impressive return on both state and federal dollars. Learn more about region-wide and state returns on investments by clicking on the region-wide and state dashboards.

Small Business and Entrepreneurship

Workforce Development


Small Public Ports

Public Infrastructure

Transportation Infrastructure

Return on Investment Snapshots

Region-wide Return on Investments

*Snapshots and investment reports are based on investment numbers from funding cycles FY 2002-2014.

State Project Portfolios, FY 2013-2015