Economic Development Authority

The Economic Development Authority has authority to take action on economic development programs for business and industry. Its powers are defined in State law. The EDA is responsible for a number of locally initiated development and redevelopment programs: tax increment financing, industrial loan programs, commercial rehabilitation programs and an assortment of public improvements projects. Funding support is governed in large part by the EDA's Tax Increment Financing and Business Subsidy policies. The EDA meets on the third Thursday of the month at 7:00 a.m., City Hall Public Meeting Room.

Members

  • Rodney Gramse — Industrail Corp Rep term expires 1/31/2019
  • Gary Kindseth — At Large term expires 1/31/2015
  • Todd Markman — Chamber Rep term expires 1/31/2017
  • Steve Underdahl — City Council Representative Email  |  term expires 1/31/2015
  • Jay Valentyn — At Large term expires 1/31/2017
  • Kevin Voracek — City Council Representative Email  |  term expires 1/31/2015
  • Steve White — Planning Commission term expires 1/31/2016

City Staff & Agenda Contact

  • Peter Waldock — Community Development Director Email  |  507-333-0374

Meetings

Economic Development Authority — 10/16/2014
Economic Development Authority — 9/18/2014
Economic Development Authority — 8/21/2014
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Resources

Official Economic Development Authority Web site (includes the Development Toolbox)

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