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
INSURANCE AND FLOODING - WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW
- Date: 02/04/2020 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Do you have questions and concerns about insurance and flooding? The Emergency Management Office, in partnership with Stacey Mesteth, a professional insurance agent who has extensive experience with the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) and Homeowner's policies will be presenting 3 public info sessions to help answer your insurance questions.
The sessions are being held on January 23rd, January 30th and February 4th.
(JAN 23rd) will be held in the Meadowlark Room #12 at the Alerus Center from 5:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
(JAN 30th) will be held in the City Council Chambers at City Hall from Noon - 1:00 pm
(FEB 4th) will be held in the Cardinal/Hummingbird Room 8/9 at the Alerus Center from 5:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
These sessions are FREE and open to the public!
NOTE: To request a reasonable accommodation such as a sign language interpreter for these sessions, please contact Heather Everson, Options Resource Center for Independent Living, at 218.773.6100 , email@example.com, or via Text Line at 701.864.0269 by Friday, January 17th, 2020.
If you have any questions, please contact our office at 780.8213.