Economic Development Authority



Formed in 1986, the mission of the Economic Development Authority is to promote and assist industrial and commercial development and redevelopment in the City of Moorhead.  Through the creation of meaningful employment opportunities, retention and expansion of existing businesses, cultivation of new business, and strengthening of the industrial base in the City, we continue to grow and prosper as a vibrant community.

The Board

The Economic Development Authority is comprised of a volunteer Board of Commissioners appointed by the Mayor and City Council. They directly employ an Executive Director who works at the will and direction of the Board. The Executive Director serves as the liaison between the Board and the City of Moorhead.

Meetings are held on the fourth Monday of each month at 11:45 a.m. in the Council Chambers (1st Floor) at City Hall.

At-Large: 3
Ward 1: 1
Ward 2: 1
Ward 3: 1
Ward 4: 1
Moorhead Business Association: 1
Moorhead Public Service: 1
Council: 2

Board Info
Term length: 3 years
Term limit: 2 terms
Meetings: monthly

Executive Director: Cindy Graffeo
Phone: 218.299.5302

Staff Liaison: Amy Thorpe, Economic Development Program Administrator
Phone: 218.299.5442

Related Documents
Detailed Member Report

Current Members

Mayor Williams determines Council Member Committee assignments.

Name Representing
Marsha Weber At Large
Bob Buth At Large
Charley Johnson At Large
Mari Dailey Council
Chuck Hendrickson Council
Del Rae Williams Council Alternate
Pat Kovash MBA
John Rogalla MPS
James Steen Ward 1
Bruce Bekkerus Ward 2
Violet Deilke Ward 3
* VACANCY Ward 4
Agenda & Minutes
Meeting Date Agenda Minutes Video
March 27,
2017 11:45 am
Agenda Not Available Not Available
February 27,
2017 11:45 am
Agenda Not Available Video
January 23,
2017 11:45 am
Agenda Minutes Video
November 28,
2016 11:45 am
Agenda Minutes Video
October 24,
2016 11:45 am
Agenda Minutes Video
September 26,
2016 11:45 am
Agenda Minutes Video
September 12,
2016 11:45 am
Agenda Minutes Video
September 8,
2016 5:45 pm
Agenda Minutes Not Available
August 22,
2016 11:45 am
Agenda Minutes Video
July 25,
2016 11:45 am
Agenda Minutes Video

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