Grand Forks Growth Fund - A Jobs Development Authority

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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.

Membership:

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.

 

Staff:

Meredith Richards   Email
Planning & Community Development Department -  701-746-2661

ICS 400

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This class will be held from 8:00 to 5:00 pm, March 4 & 5, 2020, at the Alerus Center, 1200 S 42nd St, Grand Forks, ND 58201.

ICS 400 provides training and resources for personnel who require advanced application of the ICS. This course expands upon information covered in ICS-100 through ICS-300 courses. It is intended for senior personnel who are expected to perform in a management capacity in an area command or multi-agency coordination entity. 

Prerequisites: ICS-100.c, ICS-200.c, IS-700, IS-800 and ICS 300. Students must present copies of completion certificates or FEMA transcript to class instructor on the first day of class. 

Students must bring a laptop or other device to access digital files as student materials will be provided only in digital format.

This training is POST Board approved.

 To register follow this link and click the register button - https://www.des.nd.gov/events/ics-400-grand-forks

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