Growth Fund Committee

Print
Press Enter to show all options, press Tab go to next option

1. Purpose

The purpose of the Growth Fund Committee is to initially screen applicants requesting funds from the Growth Fund Jobs Development Authority as referred to the committee. Upon referral of an application, the committee will perform investigations and evaluate proposals, negotiate terms and conditions, and offer recommendations to the authority. The committee may also recommend to the authority administrative practices, programs, policies and procedures.

2. Membership

The Growth Fund Committee will be composed of five (5) members representing the following groups and sectors:
  1. Three (3) members from the City Council.

  2. Two (2) members nominated by the Grand Forks Region Economic Development Corporation. Nominations will be received from the Grand Forks Region Economic Development Corporation and confirmed by City Council.

3. Terms

Three (3) year rotating terms

4. Members

  • Bret Weber, President
    City Council Representative
    Term Expiration - June 30, 2020

  • Katie Dachtler
    City Council Representative
    Term Expiration - June 30, 2020

  • Danny Weigel
    City Council Representative
    Term Expiration - June 30, 2020

  • Jonathan Holth
    GF Region Economic Development Corporation
    Term Expiration - November 1, 2022

  • Chris Wolf
    GF Region Economic Development Corporation
    Term Expiration - June 15, 2022

Other Resources:

Grand Forks Region Economic Development Corporation

Staff

Meredith Richards   Email
Planning & Community Development Department - 792-2864

 

Growth Fund Committee

  • Date: 05/18/2020 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
  • Video Linkhttps://youtu.be/e_QFk1xvHDE

AGENDA

GROWTH FUND COMMITTEE

Monday, May 18, 2020 - 4:00 p.m.

 

Members of the Growth Fund Committee may be attending this meeting electronically or telephonically.  Due to the COVID-19 public health emergency, City Hall is closed to the public.   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 should submit those comments to aconlon@grandforksgov.com or call 701-746-2642 for further information.  All comments received prior to 2:00 p.m. on the meeting day will be considered part of the record of the meeting as if personally presented.

 

 

                   ____ Dachtler          ____ Holth                 ____ Weber                 ____      Weigel                  ____ Wolf                          

  1. Roll Call

     

  2. Minutes: Meeting of April 27, 2020

     

  3. FlexPACE Loan Request: Associated Potato Growers

     

  4. Innovation Technology Loan Fund (LIFT) Overview: Josh Teigen, ND Dept. of Commerce

     

  5. Funding Request: Airtonomy

     

  6. Funding Request: Tailorie

     

  7. Match Request for EDA Build to Scale Grant Application: Center for Innovation

     

  8. Updates:
    1. CPR & SELF Programs from Bank of North Dakota
    2. CARES Act EDA Funding Opportunities

       

  9. Adjournment
Return to full list >>