Economic Development Authority

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Purpose

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.

Membership
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

Contact
Executive Director: Cindy Graffeo
Phone: 218.299.5302
Email

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

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
Kathy Cochran Ward 1
Bruce Bekkerus Ward 2
Violet Deilke Ward 3
Wyatt Johnson Ward 4
Agenda & Minutes
Meeting Date Agenda Minutes Video
December 18,
2017 11:45 am
Agenda Not Available Not Available
November 27,
2017 11:45 am
Agenda Not Available Video
October 25,
2017 04 pm
Agenda Minutes Not Available
October 23,
2017 11:45 am
Agenda Minutes Video
September 25,
2017 11:45 am
Agenda Minutes Video
August 14,
2017 3:30 pm
Agenda Minutes Video
July 24,
2017 11:45 am
Agenda Minutes Video
June 27,
2017 11:45 am
Agenda Minutes Video
May 22,
2017 11:45 am
Agenda Minutes Video
April 24,
2017 11:45 am
Agenda Minutes Video

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