The Grand Forks Growth Fund, established in 1987, is the City's Primary economic development financing program. It has been managed since 1995 by the Growth Fund, a Jobs Development Authority with advice from the Growth Fund Committee.
The Grand Forks Growth Fund, a Jobs Development Authority (JDA), through direct and indirect actions, will encourage the creation of new jobs, enhance the economic climate, save existing jobs, create new wealth, enhance the local property tax base, encourage capital investment, improve the quality of life, enhance tourism and local events, promote public, private, or public/private enterprises or partnerships, and diversify the local economy.
The Growth Fund JDA takes final action on recommendations provided by the Growth Fund Committee, a subcommittee to the JDA.
The powers and responsibilities of the authority shall be vested in a board of directors consisting of all members of the Grand Forks City Council and the mayor for the City of Grand Forks.
Meredith Richards Email
Planning & Community Development Department - 701-746-2661
Committee of the Whole
- Date: 06/08/2020 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
- Location: City Council Chambers
City Hall, 255 N 4th Street
GRAND FORKS, North Dakota 58203
- Video Linkhttps://youtu.be/ag4ZAIRuGl4
GRAND FORKS CITY COUNCIL AGENDA
Committee of the Whole
Monday, June 8, 2020 – 5:30 p.m.
Notice is hereby given that the City Council will meet at the above date and time. Due to the COVID-19 public health emergency, City Hall is currently closed to the public. Members of the Grand Forks City Council may be attending this meeting electronically or telephonically. This meeting will be conducted with social distancing modifications consistent with the recommendations of the CDC. In person attendance at the meeting by the public will not be allowed.
Members of the public may view the live airing of the City Council meeting on Grand Forks Channel 2 or streamed live through the City’s Facebook page at facebook.com/cityofgrandforks. Any member of the public seeking to submit comments relating to an Agenda item or public hearing should submit their comments to www.grandforksgov.com/councilcomments or call 701-746-2664 for further information. All comments received prior to 5:00 p.m. on the meeting day will be considered part of the record of the meeting as if personally presented.
1. CALL TO ORDER
1.1 Welcome and Roll Call
2. DISCUSSION ITEMS
2.7 Wastewater System Communication Equipment Replacement (Attachment added 06/08/20 2:00 pm)
Persons with disabilities who may need assistance should contact the ADA Coordinator at least 24 hours prior to this meeting at 746-2665.