Frequently asked questions


Q: Why do business in Mason County?

There are number of reasons to choose Mason County as the location for your next business endeavor. Whether you’re looking for quality of life, a strong and supportive existing business community, or proactive business assistance resources, Mason County has what you are looking for.

This website is designed to provide a brief overview of everything Mason County has to offer. However, if you are looking for a more personal touch, feel free to contact us directly. We’re here for you!

Q: What business assistance programs/services are there in Mason County?

ALSO: How do I get help with my existing business (workforce, marketing, finding new customers, etc)?

Whether you are a small business startup, a large corporation, or something in between, the Mason County Growth Alliance can connect you with the right resources to take your business to the next level in our local community.

While the programs and incentives page gives a brief overview of the various programs and services that are available in Mason County, our business visitation program is the best way to identify your current needs and determine which programs and services are available to address each specific need.

Contact us today to schedule a visit!

Q: What is the Mason County Growth Alliance doing to help support industry?

The Mason County Growth Alliance is first and foremost here to support our existing business community. As a result, we work closely with our county’s business leaders to understand the key issues they are facing, and actively collaborate with community partners to address these issues.

Currently, the Growth Alliance is working on initiatives targeting Workforce Development, Workforce Housing, and Multi-Modal Transportation among other efforts to support our local employers.  See all of our serviced Business Clusters Here.

Q: Is there land available? Is there a building available? How can I find out?

Mason County has a wide variety of opportunity, both for new construction and adaptive reuse. For a complete listing of developable and redevelopable properties, check out our Site Selection page.

Q: How can I stay up-to-date on what’s happening in Mason County?

There are a lot of good things happening in Mason County, and we work hard to keep you updated on new developments, initiatives, and opportunities. Click here to subscribe to our Monthly Update e-Newsletter.

Q: Is the MCGA publically or privately funded?

The Mason County Growth Alliance is just that, and alliance between the public, private, and non-profit sectors across the county. Our board leadership is comprised of representatives from Mason County, the City of Ludington, Pere Marquette Charter Township, West Shore Community College, and a number of leaders from the local business community.

Visit the About MCGA page for more information on who we are and what we stand for.